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Adult Cardiac Surgeon, Division of Cardiac Surgery - Assistant or Associate Professor

University of California, Los Angeles
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Adult Cardiac Surgeon, Division of Cardiac Surgery - Assistant or Associate Professor
University of California Los Angeles

Requisition Number: JPF07096

The Department of Surgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA invites applications for a highly qualified academic cardiac surgeon for appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.

The UCLA Division of Cardiac Surgery is a nationally renowned team of experts who set standards in the field. We have a cohort of specialists, pioneering innovative technologies, who work to provide cutting edge, state of the art cardiac procedures to patients.

The ideal candidate should have expertise in diagnosing and treating adult cardiac and advanced diseases. Advanced training in diseases of the thoracic aorta is desirable. The candidate should be proficient in surgical and interventional treatments. In addition, the candidate will actively participate in our busy ECMO program. Advanced skills that include adult cardiac surgery procedures including heart & lung transplantation, procurement, mechanical circulatory support and TAVR are desired. A strong academic background with research is essential as well as a commitment to teaching and education. The clinical practice will be at the UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center and the Los Angeles VA Hospital.
The candidate must possess an M.D., be ABTS board eligible or certified, and be eligible for California medical licensure. The salary will be commensurate with academic rank and experience.

The University of California seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning. As such, the candidate must demonstrate transparency, a deep sense of professionalism, commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms, an unwavering ethical compass, and strong support for interdisciplinary and interprofessional collaboration and institutional growth.

Interested applicants must submit their application materials online at

Recruitment Period: January 1, 2022 - February 29, 2022. All inquiries related to this position and/or search may be directed to:

Haruko Uchida
Division Administrator for Cardiac Surgery
Email: [email protected]

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The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy,


Working at University of California, Los Angeles

UCLA is a public research university located in the Westwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California. It was founded in 1919 and is the second oldest of the ten campuses affiliated with the University of California system. UCLA offers over 300 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in a wide range of disciplines and enrolls about 26,000 undergraduate and about 12,000 graduate students from the United States and around the world every year.

UCLA features the College of Letters and Science, seven general campus professional schools, and four professional schools for the health sciences. The UCLA College of Letters and Science has 34 academic departments and 900 faculty, and houses the majority of UCLA's 129 undergraduate majors as well as the students in the Graduate Division of Letters and Sciences. The UCLA College Honors Program is also housed in the College. The College of Letters and Science's programs are divided into five academic divisions: humanities, social sciences, life sciences, physical sciences, and the International Institute. UCLA also offers certificate programs, undergraduate degree-credit and continuing education credits for non-full-time students through its UCLA Extension education program.

The 2010 edition of U.S. News & World Report ranked UCLA as the 24th best university in the nation and 32nd best in the world. In the 2007 edition of U.S. News and World Report, UCLA Medical Center was ranked best in the West, as well as one of the top 3 hospitals in the United States alongside Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Hospital. In 15 of the 16 medical specialty areas examined, UCLA Medical Center ranked in the top 20.

The campus' location in Los Angeles makes excursions to local museums, theaters, or other entertainment venues relatively quick and easy.

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