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Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 2nd, 2019

Last review date: Friday, Jan 31, 2020 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: Thursday, Jul 2, 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.


Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics

The Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging is seeking a nuclear medicine trained physician to join the new Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics Section being established within the department. The selected candidate will be appointed at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in the Clinical X, in-Residence, or HS Clinical series depending on qualifications and interests.

Faculty are expected to develop a clinical or more basic research program in the area of one's specialty focus. Responsibilities include clinical service, teaching and research. Clinical services in the section include all diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in nuclear medicine, including nuclear cardiology, PET/CT, PET/MRI and molecular targeted systemic therapy. The selected candidate will supervise and teach residents, fellows, medical students, and post-doctoral trainees in nuclear medicine. Obligations will include clinical work primarily at UCSF Moffitt/Long Hospital, Mission Bay Hospital, and China Basin Landing, but may include clinical work at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, the VA Medical Center, and/or UCSF Mt. Zion Hospital, all of which are affiliated teaching, clinical and research facilities of UCSF.

The position requires an MD degree (or equivalent), ability to practice medicine in California, and completion of specialty training in Nuclear Medicine leading to certification by the American Board of Nuclear Medicine (or eligible). The requirements are to be met by the time of the faculty appointment start date.

Please apply online with CV, cover letter, and a statement of contributions to diversity at In the cover letter please include a brief description of prior teaching and research experience.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates who 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 - In the cover letter, please include a brief description of prior teaching and research experience.

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)