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Urologic Oncologist

The Department of Urology at Stanford University School of Medicine seeks a board- certified/eligible urologist with an MD or MD/PhD and fellowship training in urologic oncology to join the department as an Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the University Medical Line or University Tenure Line. We expect the successful candidate to possess outstanding surgical skills in both open and robotic surgery and pursue scholarship in basic, translational, or clinical sciences with the goal to attain national recognition and extramural funding. The candidate will engage in teaching and serve as an integral member of our training programs.

The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the University Medical Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, 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. Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

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.

The Urology Department, School of Medicine, and Stanford University value faculty who are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. Candidates may optionally include as part of their Letter of Interest a brief discussion of how their work will further these ideals.

Interested candidates should send a copy of their curriculum vitae, a brief letter outlining their interests and the names of three references to:

Joseph C. Liao, MD
Search Committee Chair and Professor of Urology c/o Kendra Fisher
Faculty Affairs Administrator
Department of Urology, Stanford University


How to Apply

Application details

  • Qualified applicants should email the following in a single PDF file to

    Cover letter
    Curriculum vitae
    Names of 3 references

    *If applying for tenure-track position, please also include:
    A brief statement of research objectives
    3 letters of recommendation

Stanford University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It welcomes nominations of and applications from women, members of minority groups, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, as well as from others who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Contact Us

Urology Recruitment
(650) 724-3332