- Pain Summit 2018
|Career Opportunity: Assistant Professor|
Assistant Professor in the Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series
The Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, University of California, Davis, is recruiting for an Assistant Professor in the Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series. As a member of the Division of Pain Medicine, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing integrative pain management services within the University of California Davis Medical Center. Responsibilities include patient care, assessing and treating patients of all ages who have acute and chronic pain with a focus on integrative approaches for health and the integrative health care needed of patients, performing integrative interventional pain procedures (such as acupuncture), as well as clinical education of medical students, residents and fellows. Additionally, this position will be appointed as the Director of Integrative Pain Medicine in the Division of Pain Medicine and will have administrative expectations as well as be tasked with strategic planning for, and development and implementation of a growing and productive integrative pain management program that contributes to the mission of the pain program by advancing clinical care, research, education and advocacy.
Qualified candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree and holds a licensure in the state of California that allows for the practice of integrative patient care (such as acupuncture). The candidate must have the ability and experience to conduct scholarly/clinical/translational research in the area integrative pain management. Ideally, this work should demonstrate an ability to address novel areas, in which options for patients in pain, and their families, can be expanded and enriched. Substantial experience in teaching and educational programming for healthcare students, residents, and fellows, including interdisciplinary and interprofessional training programs, is required. Administrative leadership experience is required as is the ability to work cooperatively and collegially within a diverse environment and collaboratively with interprofessional teams.
This recruitment is conducted at the assistant rank. The resulting hire will be at the assistant rank regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications.
Candidates should upload a CV, cover letter including statement of teaching, clinical and research interests, and a statement of contributions to diversity and the names and contact information of three to five references online using the following link: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01588
For full consideration, applications should be received by June 5, 2017. However, this position will remain open until filled through June 30, 2018.