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Physician Scientist Faculty Positions in Basic Science Research

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 30th, 2019

Last review date: Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 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 30, 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.


Open Physician Scientist Faculty Positions in Basic Science Research

University of California San Francisco Department of Medicine

The Department of Medicine at the University of California San Francisco is recruiting for physician scientists engaged in basic science research. Candidates must have an MD and be board certified in Internal Medicine, preferably with board eligibility or certification in a subspecialty, and must have demonstrated strong potential to conduct independent research of importance and high quality. Successful candidates will be appointed in a relevant division of the Department at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Medicine, depending on the past experience of the individual. Successful candidates will be eligible for faculty membership in the UCSF Biomedical Sciences graduate program. Outstanding research space and generous start-up packages will be provided.

Please apply online at: and submit a curriculum vitae, together with a one-page statement of your research plans, cover letter, statement of contributions to diversity, and the contact information for three references. For questions, please contact the chair of the search committee, Mark Anderson, MD, PhD ( or the administrator for the search, Ilona Paredes (

UC San Francisco 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


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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research - a one-page statement of your research plans

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)