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Assistant or Associate or Professor of Clinical Surgery-CHLA | University of Southern California (USC) - Military Veterans

at HERC - Southern California

The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is. The Division of Pediatric Surgery of Children??s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and the Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) are actively seeking two outstanding pediatric surgeons for full-time faculty member positions . We are seeking fellowship-trained applicants in pediatric surgery who are board-eligible or board-certified in Pediatric Surgery.  The position will include a faculty rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in Clinical Surgery, commensurate with level of experience. CHLA has a dynamic and collaborative research environment, and the Division of Pediatric Surgery has opportunities for impact and growth locally, nationally, and internationally.  We value your goals to provide excellent clinical care on a busy service with the subspecialty support and collaboration to fully practice pediatric surgery.  Children??s Hospital Los Angeles serves as the only Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center in the Greater Los Angeles region and has robust specialty services to support caring for complex patients including multidisciplinary care and oncologic surgery. Opportunity Highlights Join a high-functioning clinical team with the opportunity to take care of children of all ages, including neonatal patients in a Level IV NICU with a successful ECMO program. Engage in a meaningful clinical practice in a safety net hospital that delivers compassionate and expert care to children and their families. Experience a commitment to your career development with outstanding opportunities for scholarly activity and education, including working with top pediatric surgery fellows and research residents. Practice at a Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center. Grow with our powerhouse multidisciplinary clinics including patient-centered care for aerodigestive disorders, colorectal and pelvic anomalies and reconstruction, vascular anomalies, and the full range of general pediatric surgery. For further inquiries, please contact: Nancy Hernandez Senior Administrative Assistant to Tracy Grikscheit, MD, Chief of Pediatric Surgery and Vice Chair of Research, Department of Surgery (323) 361-3720 | Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. CHLA and USC greatly value diversity and is committed to building a vibrant and culturally diverse community of faculty that best reflects the patients and families that we serve. Individuals from underrepresented groups in medicine are especially encouraged to apply.

Los Angeles, CA

HERC - Southern California

Southern California HERC, established in 2003, is a non-profit organization composed of a diverse group of colleges and universities, and research, medical, and cultural institutions. Our institutions are committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the recruitment process and providing a work environment sensitive to work/life balance. We also understand that employment decisions often involve two careers and offer state of the art dual career resources and solutions. SoCal HERC includes members from the Central Coast, Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire, and San Diego.

HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website. HERC provides job seekers with comprehensive and transparent access to job opportunities, daily job alerts, career advice news and webinars, dual career support, and regional multicultural resources to help with relocating to a new community.

SoCal HERC Member Institutions:

Antioch University, Azusa Pacific, University Cal Tech

CSU Fullerton, CSU Northridge,  CSU San Bernardino 

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Chapman University, Citrus College

Concordia University Irvine, Grossmont-Cuyamaca CCD, Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine 

Loyola Marymount University, MiraCosta Community College, Mount St. Mary’s University

North Orange County CCD, Occidental College,  Pacific Oaks College & Childrens School 

Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego State University, Soka University of America

The Claremont Colleges, The Salk Institute for Biological Sciences, UC Path Center

UC Irvine, UCLA, UC Riverside

UCSD, University of Redlands, University of San Diego

University of Southern California, Vanguard University, Whittier College

While there are certainly wonderful opportunities to teach and conduct research at HERC campuses, of the 42,000 jobs on, over 24,000 (or 57%) are non-teaching positions. You will find jobs in healthcare, administration, software, information technology, finance, technical and trades, social work, student affairs, and much, much more.

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