Assistant/Associate Professor

Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery at the Stanford University School of Medicine

Stanford, CA, United States

The Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery at the Stanford University School of Medicine is seeking an academic vascular surgeon to join the Division. Applications will be reviewed beginning August 15, 2019 and accepted until November 15, 2019. We expect the successful candidate to have an allocated time of 50% clinical activity, 40% research with research interests in either basic/translational discovery or health services research, and 10% to teaching. This Assistant or Associate Professor faculty position will be in the Medical Center Line (MCL) and will concentrate efforts mainly at the VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, with some fraction of time at Stanford Hospital (percentage to be determined by the specific circumstances of the successful candidate). Preference will be given to early career candidates.


The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, and scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill.

Faculty rank will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. The candidate must have an MD or MD/ PhD with board certification or board eligibility in Vascular Surgery. Demonstrated expertise in basic, translational or health services vascular research is expected, with an emphasis on a trajectory towards extramural funding and career development as a surgeon-scientist. The successful candidate will share the educational responsibilities and clinical coverage of the Vascular Surgery Service of the Division of Vascular Surgery in the Department of Surgery.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Interested candidates should respond with a letter outlining their career interests, their curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to:

Shipra Arya, MD, SM

Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery

Stanford University School of Medicine

Please apply via recruiter’s website.