Faculty Positions Currently Available

Cardiac Anesthesiology Faculty Position (Clinical)

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Position Description

The Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is hiring for their adult cardiac anesthesiology team. We encourage excellent clinicians to apply. Interest or experience in clinical research is desirable. Applicants should enjoy teaching residents and fellows.

Appointment in the Health Sciences Clinical - Educator Academic Professorial Series requires clinical and didactic skills, possession or eligibility for a California Medical License and American Board of Anesthesiology certification, or in process. Appointment as an Associate Professor or Full Professor requires demonstration of continuous and effective engagement in creative activities of high quality and significance.

The DAPM encourages candidates who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and to improving access to higher education for disadvantaged students through teaching and mentoring activities to apply. The University of California seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning.

Qualifications

  • M.D. or equivalent
  • Documentation of CA Medical License & DEA Certificate
  • Completion of Anesthesiology Residency & 1 Year of Cardiac Anesthesia Fellowship (or currently a cardiac anesthesiology fellow)
  • Successful completion of the oral examination of the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) (or board eligible)
  • Successful completion of the National Board of Echocardiography Advanced PTE exam (or board eligible)

Critical Care Anesthesiology Faculty Position (Clinical)

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Position Description

The Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine (DAPM) at the David Geffen School of Medicine (DGSOM) is seeking to recruit a highly qualified board-eligible or board-certified critical care anesthesiologist in the Health Sciences Clinical - Educator Academic Professorial Series track. Prospective applicant will join multidisciplinary group of critical care physicians who provides coverage of the cardiac surgical, general surgical and trauma ICU patients in Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. This critical care anesthesiologist will have an opportunity to work in operating rooms and anesthetic locations. The critical care division of DAPM is engaged in wide range of academic activities including teaching of medical students, residents and fellows, clinical and basic science research, and hospital wide quality improvement activities.

Qualifications

  • Board certification in anesthesiology and critical care
  • Experience working in cardiac surgical ICU, with particular emphasis on mechanical circulatory support and ECMO
  • Experience or interest working in Tele-ICU environment
  • Track record of dedication to education, research and quality improvement work
  • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion

General Anesthesiology Faculty Position (Clinical)

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Position Description

The UCLA Department of Anesthesiology is represented by all anesthesia subspecialties (cardiac, obstetric, neurologic, ophthalmic, pediatric, liver, transplant, pain management, and critical care.) Faculty positions in all areas become available periodically. Appointment in the Health Sciences Clinical - Educator Academic Professorial Series requires clinical and didactic skills, possession or eligibility for a California Medical License and American Board of Anesthesiology certification, or in process. Interest or experience in clinical research is desirable. Appointment as an Associate Professor or Full Professor requires demonstration of continuous and effectively engaged in creative activities of high quality and significance.

Qualifications

  • M.D. or equivalent
  • Documentation of CA Medical License & DEA Certificate
  • Completion of Anesthesiology Residency & 1 Year of Fellowship for Faculty Title
  • Successful completion of the oral examination of the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA)

Attending Physicians

Non-Academic Attending Physician

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Position Description

Under the supervision of the Chair, the Attending Physician is responsible for examination and assessment of surgical, medical, and obstetrical patients in pre-,intra-, and post-operative anesthesia cases. Major duties include the development of anesthesia care plans and administrative of all techniques and types of anesthesia and report to emergency resuscitation efforts. You may be assigned to a combination of 8, 10, or 12 hours shifts, including evening, nights, weekends, and holidays. Work will be assigned to various locations in UCLA Health’s satellite clinics.

Individual case or OR assignments are given by the Anesthesiology Clinical Coordinator. The incumbent is expected to work and complete cases independently following State of California and Department approved procedures and guidelines. The Anesthesiology faculty are available for consultation. Work may be reviewed upon request by the Quality Improvement Committee when actions represent a deviation from Departmental standards and approved procedures.

Qualifications

  • Valid California Medical License and DEA License
  • Board Certification in Anesthesia
  • Valid certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Demonstrated skill and knowledge in performing physical examinations during pre-, intra-, and post-operative surgical, medical and obstetrical patients
  • Ability to identify pre-existing disease entities and their potential impact upon anesthesia care plan and administration, through interpretation of past medical history, physical examination, laboratory tests, ECG and chest x-ray
  • Ability to recognize return to consciousness of anesthesia reflexes signaling safe emergence from anesthesia.
  • Ability to recognize post-op complications of anesthesia and initiating emergency treatment.