The University of California, San Francisco Fresno campus and Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG) are recruiting a Chief and Vice-Chair of Medicine. The successful candidate must have experience as a teaching faculty member, leadership experience, 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 hold an active California medical license at the time of assuming the role. 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 includes cancer services. In addition to Resident and Fellow training, the Medicine department has active medical student training experience as a regional 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 (MEP). UCSF Fresno MEP has over 300 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, Yosemite, Sequoia, and Kings Canyon National Parks.
Please apply online at: https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF04201 with CV and statement of contributions to diversity. Applicant materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission. The selected candidate must meet all of the qualifications at the time of appointment.
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.
Central California Faculty Medical Group is an organization of more than 230 faculty physicians and additional staff providing care in approximately 80 specialties and subspecialties in inpatient and outpatient facilities. Our goal is to provide knowledgeable, compassionate care close to where you live and work.
Within CCFMG, we have more than 15 faculty practice site locations throughout the Central Valley known as the University Centers for Excellence. Each University Center for Excellence location is staffed by physicians who serve on the faculty for the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, and teach at the UCSF Fresno branch campus. This partnership provides our community access to world-class, UCSF faculty physicians right here in the Central Valley. We train more than 250 medical residents and fellows every year, approximately half of whom stay in the Central Valley to practice, live, and raise their families.
Advancing the health of the diverse communities we serve through excellence in patient care, education and research in an environment of collaboration and respect.