The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at UC Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for a highly qualified accredited orthopedic sports medicine and/or shoulder/elbow fellowship-trained surgeon with experience to complement its comprehensive MSK care initiatives. The position will serve in the Clinical-X series or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank to commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The UC Davis Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is the premier surgical service provider in the greater Sacramento region and beyond and is based on the UC Davis Health campus in Sacramento, California. Sacramento is an easily accessible, family-oriented city in close proximity to the San Francisco Bay area, Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the California coast, and Napa Valley.
EXPECTATIONS This position will provide inpatient and outpatient care at UC Davis Health. Interest and skills in orthopaedic shoulder and elbow repair is strongly preferred. This position will also include the teaching and supervision of fellows, residents, and medical students, as well as participate in departmental meetings, conferences, hospital and departmental committees.
The candidate must possess an M.D. (or equivalent), have completed an approved Orthopaedic Surgery residency program, be board certified/eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery and be fellowship-trained in either sports or shoulder/elbow. The candidate must be eligible for licensure in the State of California and/or have an active California medical license prior to appointment start date. Must have experience in and the ability to teach medical students, residents, and fellows. Candidates must have the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and adhere to University policy and procedures. Demonstrated teaching experience in an academic clinical setting is preferred. Candidates in the Clinical X series must demonstrate the ability and experience to conduct scholarly/clinical/translational research and must provide evidence of experience obtaining extramural funding and/or administering clinical trials.
UC Davis is the home of the Aggies — go-getters, change makers and problem solvers who make their mark at one of the top public universities in the United States. Since we first opened in 1908, we’ve been known for standout academics, sustainability and Aggie Pride as well as valuing the Northern California lifestyle. These themes are woven into our 100-plus-year history and our reputation for solving problems related to food, health, the environment and society.Our 5,300-acre campus is in the city of Davis, a vibrant college town of about 68,000 located in Yolo County. The state capital is 20 minutes away, and world-class destinations such as the San Francisco Bay Area, Lake Tahoe and the Napa Valley are within a two-hour drive.