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Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, In-Residence) Neonatology - Medical Director/Co-Clinical Director

Application Window

Open date: May 26th, 2021

Last review date: Sunday, Aug 1, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The University of California San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The Division of Neonatology in the Department of Pediatrics at UC San Diego (http://www.pediatrics.ucsd.edu) is currently seeking candidates for the position of Medical Director/Co-Clinical Director.

UC San Diego consistently ranks among the top 20 research-intensive medical schools. The UC San Diego Rady Children's Division of Neonatology is currently ranked 4th nationally by US News and World Report and possesses an outstanding group of talented clinician educators, translational investigators, and physician scientists. Faculty members in the Division of Neonatology cover the 60-bed tertiary Level IV NICU at Rady Children's Hospital, the 52-bed regional Level III NICU within UC San Diego Jacobs Medical Center, and several Level III and Level II UC San Diego and Rady Children's Hospital NICUs throughout San Diego and Riverside Counties.

The successful candidate will join our Neonatology Division as the Medical Director, Jacobs Medical Center (JMC) NICU and Co-Clinical Director of JMC and Hillcrest Medical Center NICUs. The candidate will be expected to contribute to the Division of Neonatology's mission of delivering high quality care, teaching, engaging in scholarly activities, and promoting an environment that supports diversity, equity, and inclusivity among faculty, students, and staff. The Division has a well-established ACGME accredited Fellowship, NIH-funded investigators, numerous ongoing and multicenter clinical trials, and ongoing collaborations with many other centers across the nation and within UC San Diego.

The appropriate series and appointment at the Associate of Full Professor level will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review:
HS Clinical Professor - see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-278.pdf
Clinical X Professor - see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-275.pdf
In-Residence Professor - see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-270.pdf

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded. As a member of the Health Sciences Compensation Plan, the appointee should be aware that there are limitations on outside professional activities and clinical moonlighting is expressly prohibited. Additional information can be found here: https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-671.pdf

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Candidates must have an MD, MD/PhD or equivalent and must have or be eligible for a California medical license or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the Medical Board of California. Candidates must be board certified/board eligible by the American Board of Pediatrics in the sub-specialty of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine. Candidates must also demonstrate strong leadership skills.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

    Candidates must have completed an accredited training program in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine by the start of appointment.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Apply link: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02761

Help contact: jmaog@ucsd.edu

Campus Information

The University of California, San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, covered veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of employment.

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