Adult Cardiac Surgeon, Division of Cardiac Surgery - Assistant or Associate Professor
University of California Los Angeles
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 https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF07096
Recruitment Period: January 1, 2022 - February 29, 2022. All inquiries related to this position and/or search may be directed to:
Division Administrator for Cardiac Surgery
Email: [email protected]
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To apply, please visit: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF07096
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