Cardiac Surgeon - 15370-1A

Job description

Updated: Feb 10, 2021
Location: UC Irvine Campus
Job Type:
Department: SURGERY

Job Opening ID: 15370

Reports To: Chief Administrative Officer

Working Title: Cardiac Surgeon

Department: Surgery

Bargaining Unit: 99

FLSA: Exempt

Payroll Job Code: 000770

Job Location: UCI Campus- Irvine

Percent of Time: 43%

Work Schedule: Variable

Employee Class: Contract

Position Summary:

UC Irvine, School of Medicine, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery is an essential component of the comprehensive cardiovascular program at UC Irvine's School of Medicine. The goal of the program is to provide the highest level of care with the use of the most modern and cutting-edge surgical techniques and technologies. We also work closely in collaboration with cardiology and vascular surgery to partner in this endeavor. The program currently performs all aspects of adult cardiac surgery including coronary, valvular, aortic, heart failure (LVADs, Impella, ECMO), and arrhythmia. There are active TAVR as well as a TEVAR programs with procedures performed using the goal of UC Irvine, School of Medicine, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery is to provide the highest quality cardiothoracic surgery services and outcomes, offer superb customer service, emphasize continuous quality improvement, encourage growth and diversity of services, provide responsible, cost-effective care, and prepare for the changing healthcare environment. To learn more about the Division, visit UC Irvine, School of Medicine, Department of Surgery UC Irvine’s Department of Surgery faculty members have expertise in multiple complex diseases and are integrated to subspecialties including cancer, gastrointestinal diseases, vascular diseases, cardiovascular diseases, hepatobiliary diseases, trauma, and surgical critical care. The department has become one of the region’s most prestigious clinical, research and academic surgical programs. For more than 50 years, the Department of Surgery has been dedicated to helping patients live well and stay well. The department’s principle — “When You See One of Us, You See All of Us” — underscores the department’s commitment to ensure patients the broadest expertise and most comprehensive care possible. To learn more about UC Irvine’s Department of Surgery, visit

The Department of Surgery at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is recruiting a Surgeon to assist in cardiac surgical procedures.

Compensation Range:

Commensurate with experience

Department Website:


Completion of surgical training in cardiothoracic surgery, general surgery, or vascular surgery An M.D. degree California Medical License


Experience assisting in cardiac surgery is preferred but not mandatory

Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.

The University of California, Irvine 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, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.




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Job No:
Posted: 2/11/2021
Application Due: 4/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time