COM Careers

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Help Create the Curriculum for Physicians of the Future

Join the dedicated faculty and staff team at California Health Sciences University’s recently opened College of Osteopathic Medicine. Located in the highly desirable town of Clovis, within California’s sunny and beautiful Central Valley, CHSU-COM is the third and newest osteopathic medical school in California. The CHSU-COM welcomes their inaugural class of 75 students in July 2020 and is now recruiting their second cohort of 112 students for July 2021 matriculation.

Under the leadership of John Graneto, DO, MEd, Dean of the College of Osteopathic Medicine, future D.O. graduates will help fulfill the mission of CHSU-COM, to serve and improve the health care outcomes of the underserved population in the Central Valley of California. This means our faculty have a unique opportunity to teach medical students that will make an impact in our community and help solve one of the biggest challenges in our area, including improving healthcare outcomes and increasing the number of physicians.

Our current team includes experienced faculty from across the nation and those from many different disciplines. The opportunities for professional growth and learning are unparalleled and we invite you to learn more about how you can contribute to shaping our future physicians.

Now Hiring!

On-Campus Clinical Faculty

Our CHSU-COM Clinical Faculty have a vision of the skills, expertise, and knowledge needed by the osteopathic physician of the future, as well as the curriculum needed to provide these outcomes. When hiring Clinical Faculty, an important attribute we look for is excellent interpersonal skills to successfully deliver and participate in an active-learning environment.

For more information about our CHSU-COM Clinical Faculty positions available, please visit our Careers page.

Some benefits of joining the CHSU-COM Clinical Faculty team include:

  • An opportunity to help build the curriculum and develop the structure of learning for future medical students.
  • Teaching in a brand new, beautiful building, which includes state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.
  • Using facilitated, small group, active-learning where students prepare in advance and come to class ready to learn and build their teamwork skills.
  • Affordable cost of living in the Central Valley in comparison to other metropolitan cities in California.
  • Living in a family-friendly “hidden gem” of California with one of the best ranked school systems in the state.

New CHSU-COM Building

Construction on the COM building is complete and the College welcomed their first class in July. The building located at 2500 Alluvial Avenue in Clovis (located west of Temperance Avenue and Highway 168), is the first building on California Health Sciences University’s expanded campus and houses the medical school and CHSU Simulation Center.

Get to Know the Fresno/Clovis Area

The Central Valley is home to nearly 1.88 million acres of the world’s most productive farmland and boasts a multitude of recreational, educational, and commerce opportunities that make it a great place to live. Fresno is the fifth largest city in California and is a metropolitan hub for the Central Valley, centered between three national parks (Yosemite, Kings Canyon and Sequoia). The Fresno Yosemite International Airport is the regional airport for the Central Valley, providing more than 100 daily flights to more than 25 cities.

Clovis is known as the “Gateway to the Sierras” and offers shopping, museums, restaurants and art galleries in the quaint Old Town Clovis area, where CHSU is located. CHSU students enjoy the unique combination of high quality of life, affordable cost of living by California standards, and plentiful career opportunities in health care that the Valley provides.

Unique benefits of the Central Valley include:

  • Three nearby National Parks (Yosemite, Kings Canyon, Sequoia)
  • Local farmers markets
  • Family-friendly fun at the Fresno Chaffee Zoo, the Clovis Rodeo, or the Big Fresno Fair
  • Local art at ArtHop on historic Fulton Street in Downtown Fresno
  • Shopping at our River Park Shopping Center, Fashion Fair Mall, or Fig Garden Village
  • Local sports teams like the Fresno State Bulldogs, Fresno Grizzlies baseball, or Fresno Football Club “Los Zoros”

Here are a few resources that can help you explore the area:

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Fresno/Clovis Convention and Visitor’s Bureau

Learn more about the region and the lifestyle of our community. Discover all that Fresno County has to offer families and individuals alike!


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Old Town Clovis

Check out the events happening in Clovis!

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Downtown Fresno Partnership

Check out the events happening in Fresno!


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Clovis Rodeo

Learn more about this longstanding community event that has become tradition in our region for the past century.


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Plan It Fresno

A guide to events happening in the Central Valley.


Apply Today!

For more job postings and information about our hiring process, please visit our Careers page. And visit our Directory to get to know our talented CHSU-COM administration, faculty and staff.