The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery within the School of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego (http://ortho.ucsd.edu/) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and is recruiting for an Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon. Responsibilities will primarily include patient care, teaching and research at the VA San Diego Healthcare System. This position may also include periodic and similar responsibilities at UC San Diego. Candidates must meet the following Criteria: • Have an MD or DO • Completed a US accredited residency training program in Orthopaedic Surgery at the time of application • Completed fellowship training in Spine Surgery at the time of hire • Have or be eligible for a California medical license or or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the California Medical Board • Be American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery certified or eligible The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience. A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review: HS Clinical Professor - see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-278.pdf Clinical X Professor - see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-275.pdf Adjunct Professor – see: http://ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-280.pdf In-Residence Professor - see: http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-270.pdf Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded. As a member of the Health Sciences Compensation Plan, the appointee should be aware that there are limitations on outside professional activities and clinical moonlighting is expressly prohibited. Additional information can be found here: https://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-671.pdf Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF02570 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, or status as a protected veteran.