Chief Professor of Transplantation Surgery

University of California Irvine School of Medicine

Chief of Transplantation Surgery

Job #JPF07557
  • Surgery / School of Medicine / UC Irvine

Application Window

Open date: June 23rd, 2022

Next review date: Friday, Jul 22, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Monday, Aug 15, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.

Position description

The Department of Surgery at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is recruiting a full-time faculty member for a leadership role in the Division of Transplantation Surgery. This position will be in the Clinical-X Series or Health Sciences Series at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor Level.

The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Clinical-X Series and Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.

The successful candidate must possess leadership skills as well as exceptional skills in kidney and pancreas transplantation with demonstrated expertise in clinical practice, teaching, and research. Candidates will have a background in clinical and/or laboratory research, a demonstrated track record in scholarly activity, and a strong publication record. Highly desirable are experience providing patient care in an academic setting; working with residents, and medical students; and performing University and public service.

Candidates must possess MD, or MD/PhD degree(s), be board certified in general surgery or urology, and have completed an ASTS certified fellowship or equivalent in transplantation. A California medical license is required, upon start date.

Faculty rank and series will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. Demonstrated expertise in clinical and translational research is expected, with an emphasis on multidisciplinary collaborations.

Salary will be commensurate with training, qualifications, and experience.

The Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, and The University of California, Irvine value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates should include as part of their application a brief discussion of how their work will further these ideals.

Application Instructions - To be considered for the position interested candidates should visit:, complete an online application profile and upload application materials electronically. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidates must possess MD, or MD/PhD degree(s), be board certified in general surgery or urology, and have completed an ASTS certified fellowship or equivalent in transplantation.

Application Requirements

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Campus Information

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.

Job location

Orange, CA