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Pediatric Echocardiographer/ Inpatient Cardiologist

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 13th, 2017
Last review date: January 13th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: May 13th, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


UCSF School of Medicine and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics
Pediatric Echocardiographer/ Inpatient Cardiologist, HS Clinical Faculty Series

The Division of Cardiology in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital are recruiting a new faculty member to provide pediatric cardiology echocardiography imaging support at Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco, including transthoracic, transesophageal, fetal, and remote echocardiography reading/consultation. The faculty member will attend on the Cardiology Ward service nine weeks per year and will have primary responsibility of CTCU (cardiology step down unit) patients and hospital wide cardiology consultation. Appointment will be made at the Instructor, Assistant Professor, or Associate Professor ranks of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical faculty series.

Required qualifications include a medical degree and license; Board Certification in Pediatrics and subspecialty certification or eligibility in Pediatric Cardiology; formal clinical training in transthoracic, transesophageal, fetal, and 3-D echocardiography including a fourth year senior Pediatric Cardiology Imaging fellowship or three years’ practice experience in Pediatric Cardiac Imaging.

Distribution of clinical duties is expected as follows:

• Transthoracic echocardiography: Two days per week
• Transesophageal echocardiography: One day per week
• Fetal echocardiography: One day per week
• Remote echocardiography reading: One-half day per week

Interested candidates must apply online at with your curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the position, and the contact information for three references.

UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/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, age, or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Francisco, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter - a cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the position

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

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