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 with students from both UCSF and UC Davis who rotate through the Fresno campus. 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 320 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 that 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: JPF01989
About UCSF Fresno
The University Centers of Excellence is the faculty private practice side of Central California Faculty Medical Group. Each physician holds a faculty appointment from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) at UCSF Fresno. In 1975, the Fresno Medical Education Program was established as a clinical branch of UCSF.
The University Centers of Excellence faculty practice offices were developed to allow the community to have unprecedented access to UCSF faculty physicians. Patients are now able to receive the same world-class care
they expect to receive in larger metropolitan cities without having to travel outside of Fresno.