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Clinical Geneticists

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 12th, 2018
Last review date: November 9th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: August 12th, 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.


Clinical Geneticists, Health Sciences Clinical or Clinical X Faculty Series
UCSF Departments of Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and Cancer Center

UCSF is embarking on a significant expansion of our Medical Genetics services. We are recruiting clinical geneticists to be appointed at the Assistant, Associate, or full Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical or Clinical X faculty series: (1) a cancer geneticist who will participate in and oversee the Cancer Genetics and Prevention Program; (2) a pediatric general geneticist who will have clinical responsibilities at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco and Oakland; (3) and a general geneticist with broad experience in management of adults with inherited conditions.

Applicants must possess a medical degree and license, and Board eligibility or certification in Medical Genetics. Qualified candidates will have demonstrated skill in the provision of genetics care to diverse populations and demonstrated participation in scholarly activities related to education of medical students or residents, collaborative clinical research studies, or other academic activities.

All applicants must apply online at, where they will be asked to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and 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

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

How to apply

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  2. Provide required information and documents
  3. If any, provide required reference information
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