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Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical Position in Digestive Diseases 2021-22

Application Window

Open date: May 2nd, 2022

Most recent review date: Monday, May 16, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Thursday, Jun 30, 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 Division of Digestive Diseases in the Department of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA invites applications for a faculty position at the level of Instructor, Assistant, Associate, and full Professor ranks. The candidate must have a strong commitment towards expanding our current Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) ambulatory and inpatient practice with interest in both clinical research and teaching students and trainees, including the development of an IBD fellowship program. The position involves participating at the Westwood site.

The candidate should have strong communication skills, a patient-centered approach to clinical care, and an interest in collaborating on scholarly activities. Preference will be given to those with previous experience in IBD care. Leadership opportunities will be available in clinical practice and education based on experience of the candidate. Applicants must be BC/BE Gastroenterologist with specialized expertise in IBD. Applicant must have an M.D./D.O. with completion of internal medical residency and gastroenterology fellowship from ACGME accredited program. We are seeking applicants who have had an extra fellowship year specializing in IBD.

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Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

An M.D. or D.O. is required.

Must be board certified/board eligible gastroenterologist with specialized expertise in IBD.

Must have completed internal medical residency and gastroenterology fellowship from an ACGME-accredited program.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Letters of recommendation will be requested from the applicants when interviews are set-up.

Apply link: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF07421

Help contact: lgutierrez@mednet.ucla.edu

Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. New University of California employees must (a) provide proof of receiving at least one dose of a COVID-19 Vaccine no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment and provide proof of Full Vaccination no later than eight weeks after their first date of employment; or (b) if applicable, submit a request for Exception or Deferral no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

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.

Job location

Los Angeles