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Emergency Medicine Open Positions

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Clin X/HSCP (Assitant Clinical Director) (8 positions)

The University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine is conducting a faculty search for eight emergency medicine physicians in either a (HSCP) clinician/educator or (Clin X) clinician/researcher track.  Candidates must be residency trained in Emergency Medicine with board certification/preparation,  possess an M.D. and be eligible for licensure in California.   Fellowship training and at least one year of post-training clinical experience are desired.  Candidates are expected to enter at the Assistant/Associate  or Full Professor level in the Clin X or HSCP series, commensurate with experience and credentials. Candidates must have proven ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and ability to adhere to policies and procedures.

The Emergency Department provides comprehensive emergency services to a large local urban and referral population as a Level One Trauma Center, paramedic base station and training center.  The fully accredited residency training program in emergency medicine at UC Davis Medical Center began more than a decade ago and currently has 40 residents.  All faculty members are required to provide both bedside and didactic teaching to residents, medical students, and others rotating through the Emergency Department.

For consideration, a letter outlining interests and experience along with curriculum vitae should be sent to https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF00310

 For full consideration, applications must be received by September 30, 2014. The position will remain open until filled, through December 31, 2015.

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.

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, treating Hepatitis B patients, HIV patients, other infectious diseases, and also patients who may inflict physical harm.

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Associate/Full Professor, In Residence (Endowed Faculty Position in Violence Epidemiology)

The University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking to fill a faculty position at the Associate or Full Professor in Residence Level.  The focus of this position is on the design and execution of large-scale observational and experimental research into violence and its prevention.  This faculty member will serve as Associate Director, Violence Prevention Research Program (VPRP).  The Associate Director will also be named by administrative appointment as the Vice Chancellor’s Chair in Violence Prevention, which is an endowed position.

The In Residence title at the University of California is an Academic Senate title assigned to academically qualified individuals who engage in teaching, research, or other creative work, and University and public service to the same extend and at the same level of performance as those holding corresponding titles in the Professor series in the same department.  Professor in Residence titles are intended to be used for individuals supported by non-State funds.

As an Associate or Full Professor in Residence, this faculty member will be responsible for independent research, collaborative research, teaching, and mentoring.  Applicants must possess a doctoral degree in epidemiology, medicine, or a related discipline.  There must be an established record of independent and collaborative research on violence or injury.  There must be recent peer-reviewed publications and demonstrated experience in the design, conduct, and reporting of large-scale observational and/or experimental studies.  Some of this experience must be at the leadership level.  Applicants from outside government must have experience in obtaining grant funding, including preparation of successful proposals.  Specific experience in research on violence, and thorough knowledge and application of advanced epidemiologic and relevant biostatistical methods for observational and experimental research, are highly desirable.

The position is open to both clinicians and non-clinicians.  Preference will be given to candidates with strong written and verbal communication abilities.  Candidates must have demonstrated the ability to work cooperatively and collegially in a diverse environment.  Clinicians in emergency medicine, surgery, pediatrics, or other relevant specialties who meet the criteria above are encouraged to apply.

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, ergonomic stressors involved in computer work.  Field research conducted by VPRP investigators has required data collection under adverse conditions.

The University of California, Davis, is one of the nation’s leading research universities and has commitments to excellence in teaching and public service.  The Violence Prevention Research Program, founded more than 20 years ago, is a multidisciplinary program of research focused on violence and its prevention, particularly where that violence involves firearms.  VPRP helped develop the public health approach to violence in the 1980s; its mission is to develop and disseminate the research evidence on which informed policy and practice are based.  VPRP’s director is Garen J. Wintemute, MD, MPH, Baker-Teret Chair in Violence Prevention and Professor of Emergency Medicine.  Collaborating researchers include representatives from medicine, epidemiology, criminology, public health, economics, and the law.  Further information is at http://ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/vprp.

Applicants should send a cover letter referencing position # EM-03R-13 and outlining their qualifications and areas of interest; a CV; and the names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers, and email addresses of five references to Garen J. Wintemute, MD, MPH, Violence Prevention Research Program, Western Fairs Building, UC Davis Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817. For full consideration, applications must be received by March 1, 2013. The position will remain open until filled, through December 31, 2014.

Please reference Search #: EM-03R-13 on all correspondence.

The University of California is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Clin X/HSCP

The University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine is conducting a faculty search for an emergency medicine physician in either a clinician/educator or clinician/researcher track.  Candidates must be residency trained in Emergency Medicine with board certification/preparation and be eligible for licensure in California.  Fellowship training and at least one year of post-training clinical experience are desired.  Candidates are expected to enter at the Assistant/Associate or Full Professor level in either the Clinical X or the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series, commensurate with experience and credentials.  Candidates must have proven ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and ability to adhere to policies and procedures. 
 
The Emergency Department provides comprehensive emergency services to a large local urban and referral population as a Level One Trauma Center, paramedic base station and training center.  The fully accredited residency training program in emergency medicine at UC Davis Medical Center began more than a decade ago and currently has 40 residents.  All faculty members are required to provide both bedside and didactic teaching to residents, medical students, and others rotating through the Emergency Department. 
 
For consideration, a letter outlining interests and experience along with curriculum vitae should be sent to:
 
Deborah Diercks, MD
Chair, Search Committee
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of California, Davis, Health System
4150 V Street, Suite 2100
Sacramento, CA  95817
 
For full consideration, applications must be received by December 31, 2013.  The position will remain open until filled, through December 31, 2014.

Please reference Search #: EM-01R-13 on all correspondence


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, treating Hepatitis B patients, HIV patients, other infectious diseases, and also patients who may inflict physical harm.
 
The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff and students.