The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine in the Department of Medicine at Stanford University and Veterans Affairs (VA) Palo Alto Health Care System seek a cardiologist to join as an Associate or Full Professor in the Medical Center Line or University Tenure Line and serve as the Section Chief for Cardiology at VA Palo Alto Health Care System. The successful applicant will show excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, and scholarly activity. The successful candidate will oversee the cardiology section at VA Palo Alto Health Care System, a large section with many staff, serving many Veteran patients in multiple settings including inpatient and outpatient.
The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line are excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching and scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. Regardless of the faculty line appointment, the position requires excellence in clinical care and teaching; furthermore, the role of cardiology section chief requires excellence in administration, management, and leadership. Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.