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Oral Medicine - Assistant or Associate Professor

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 19th, 2019
Last review date: Monday, Jul 1, 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: Monday, Oct 19, 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.



The University of California San Francisco (UCSF), Department of Orofacial Sciences invites applications for a position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in any academic series (ladder, in Residence, Clinical X or HS Clinical), in the Division of Oral Medicine, Pathology and Radiology. The successful candidate will be expected to provide patient care in the Oral Medicine clinic, to contribute to the education of students and residents in the Schools of Dentistry and Medicine, and serve as the Director of the Postgraduate Program in Oral Medicine. The successful candidate will also be encouraged to develop and sustain a program of translational/clinical research in an area of oral disease. The applicant must have completed advanced training in oral medicine, be certified by the American Board of Oral Medicine, and be eligible for licensure in the State of California by examination, credentials or by Special Permit. Preference will be given to candidates with advanced training in clinical and translational research that has suitably prepared them for a career in academia. Salary will be commensurate with experience and credentials.

UCSF and its Medical Center are widely recognized as leading academic and healthcare institutions. UCSF comprises the Schools of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy and a number of hospitals and outpatient clinics. The Division of Oral Medicine, Pathology & Radiology is a successful clinical, scientific and educational enterprise with a record of innovation and discovery. The Division has a large track-record of extra-mural research funding with successful research programs in several focused areas including oncology, Sjögren’s syndrome, and the oral manifestations of HIV infection and AIDS. Specialty clinics including the Oral Medicine Clinic and the UCSF Dermatopathology & Oral Pathology Service deliver clinical care to a high volume of complex and challenging patients and provide an excellent foundation for education and scientific discovery. Close academic, research and clinical links exist with the UCSF School of Medicine, the Helen Diller Family UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, the AIDS Research Institute, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery as well as other units. This multidisciplinary and multicampus environment represents a truly collaborative environment that fosters discovery.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of intent, CV, the names of three references, a statement of research, and a statement of contributions to diversity electronically, via AP Recruit at Preference will be given to applications received by June 1, 2019, and the position is open until filled. 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.

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San Francisco


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