UCSF FRESNO CHIEF/VICE CHAIR OF INTERNAL MEDICINE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO FRESNO MEDICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM
The University of California San Francisco Fresno campus and Central California Faculty Medical Group are recruiting a Chief and Vice-Chair of Medicine. The successful candidate must have experience as a teaching faculty member, have leadership experiences, have excellent communication skills, understand ACGME expectations for training in Internal Medicine, and have a background in clinical research. Must be board certified in Internal Medicine, hold an active US medical license and be eligible for a California medical license. This position will lead an existing Department of Medicine on the Fresno campus with over 100 core faculty, a Residency in Medicine, and 7 subspecialty Fellowships. The department has a clinical research program that is currently adding capacity with the expansion of cancer services. In addition to Resident and Fellow training, the Medicine department has an active medical student training experience as a newly designated branch campus for UCSF. The successful candidate will hold the Valley Medical Foundation Endowed Chair in Medicine and will hold the position of Vice Chair of Medicine in the UCSF Department of Medicine. Medicine is one of eight Residency programs in the UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program. UCSF Fresno MEP has over 340 graduate trainees including trainees in 17 total Fellowships.
Fresno offers a high standard of living combined with a low cost of living. The result is a quality of life uniquely Californian, yet surprisingly affordable. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery are all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. While there is much to see and do in Fresno, the city is ideally located for fast, convenient getaways to the majestic Sierras, as well as the scenic Central Coast, and Yosemite, Sequoia, and Kings Canyon National Parks.
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
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.
Internal Number: JPF02814
About University of California, San Francisco
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.