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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clinical, Clinical X, Adjunct, In-Residence) Spine Physiatrist

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 8th, 2017
Next review date: June 3rd, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: November 8th, 2018
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.


The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery within the School of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and is recruiting physiatrists to complement our Orthopaedic Spine Service practice.

Candidates must have an MD or DO. Candidates must have completed the U.S. accredited residency training program in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the time of application. Candidates must also have completed fellowship training in Spine at the time of hiring. Candidates must have or be able to obtain an unrestricted California medical license and be board certified or board eligible.

Responsibilities include patient care, teaching and research at UC San Diego.

The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or 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:
Clinical X Professor - see:
Adjunct Professor – see:
In-Residence Professor - see:

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at:

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Diego, CA




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