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Laboratory-Based Physician Scientists in Pulmonary Medicine

Recruitment Period

Open date: May 1st, 2018
Last review date: Monday, Oct 1, 2018 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Friday, Nov 1, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.



The UCSF Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Sleep Medicine, in the Department of Medicine invites applications for faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Preferred candidates will have demonstrated expertise in laboratory-based science broadly relevant to Pulmonary Disease.

Candidates must have an M.D. or M.D., Ph.D., be board certified or eligible in Pulmonary Medicine and must have outstanding written and communication skills. The candidate should have a record of success or significant promise in laboratory-based research that is broadly applicable to Pulmonary Medicine. Successful applicants will be eligible for membership in the UCSF Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program. The new faculty member will be expected to establish an independent research program that will attract and maintain extramural funding.

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.

The University undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for under-represented minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for covered veterans. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities and women. The expected starting date is July 1, 2019.

Please apply online at For more information, contact the Chair of the search committee Prescott Woodruff, M.D., M.P.H. at

Job location

San Francisco, CA


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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)