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Director of Global Health

Recruitment Period

Open date: September 14th, 2018
Last review date: Tuesday, Dec 4, 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: Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 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.


Director of Global Health
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, is seeking a board certified, fellowship trained surgeon to serve as the Director of Global Health. This new position will be charged with leading the development and implementation of the Department’s strategic plan for global health and expanding global health research and training opportunities for medical students, residents, and fellows. This position will also serve as a liaison between the Department of Surgery and the UCSF Institute for Global Health Science.

Applicants should have an exceptional record in patient care and a passion for advancing health worldwide. Recognized skills in the education of medical students, residents, and fellows are required. This position will be appointed at the rank of Associate or Full Professor.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and community services 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.

Please apply online 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

Reference requirements
  • 5 required (contact information only)