Medical Director: Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series
University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine
August 10, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
The University of California, Davis School of Medicine is recruiting for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor rank Medical Director in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series in the Department of Family and Community Medicine.
The position will be expected to contribute with distinction in the areas of clinical administration and leadership, teaching, mentoring of trainees, and University and public service.
Responsibilities include primary oversight of and responsibility for the Department’s outpatient clinical mission, including the residency teaching center, and direct clinical care. Teaching is required and will include supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows in clinical settings. The percent time devoted to administration, clinical care, teaching, and other activities will be negotiated with the Department Head.
This position may, at times, require the incumbent to work with or be in areas where hazardous materials and/or infectious diseases are present. Specific hazards of the position may include but are not limited to exposure to patients with infections.
Qualified applicants should upload a cover letter and curriculum vitae to https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF02303. Applicant cover letters should discuss experience teaching medical school students, mentoring residents, and providing inpatient and outpatient clinical care, including obstetrical care. The Search Committee also requires the names of three to five references with accurate contact information.
For full consideration, applications must be received by August 3, 2018. However, this position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2019.
This recruitment is conducted at the assistant or associate rank. The resulting hire will be at the assistant or associate rank, regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications.
The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.
UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco-free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any property owned or leased by UC Davis-- indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.
The candidates must have the following qualifications:
MD or DO degree
Successful completion of an approved family medicine residency training program
Ability to obtain a Medical License in the State of California
Board certified or board eligible in Family Medicine
Demonstrated experience in the teaching of students and house staff
Recent outpatient clinical practice
Demonstrated community service
Ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment, with demonstrated experience mentoring women, minorities, students with disabilities, and other under-represented groups
Ability to adhere to policies and procedures of the University
Preferred but not required:
Recent in-patient hospital and obstetrical practice
Experience with Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
Internal Number: JPF02303
About University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine
As the region's only academic health center, UC Davis Health is focused on discovering, applying, and sharing knowledge and providing the highest quality of care. UC Davis Health is a hub of innovation that encompasses UC Davis Medical Center, UC Davis School of Medicine, The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis and UC Davis Medical Group (additional information about these entities is included below). UC Davis and UC Davis Health also commit to inclusion excellence by advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in all that we do. We particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, and individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who share in our vision to achieve a diverse and inclusive community. The UC Davis Medical Center has been recognized by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) organization, as a “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality” in its annual Healthcare Equality Index report for the seventh year in a row.