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Neurosurgeon - Assistant, Associate, or Full Level Professor in the Health Science Clinical series or the In-Residence series

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 1st, 2019
Last review date: Wednesday, Jul 31, 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: Friday, Jan 1, 2021 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.


University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking a Neurosurgeon at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level in the Health Science Clinical series or the In-Residence series to join its rapidly growing Neurotrauma program. Applicants should have a strong academic background and a desire to contribute to the development of a world-class program. All candidates must have a MD, MD and PhD, or DO degree and the candidate must be board certified or eligible in Neurological Surgery.

The position is based at the San Francisco General Hospital Campus, the Level I Trauma Center for San Francisco. Responsibilities include participation in ongoing clinical and translational research programs at the UCSF Brain and Spinal Injury Center as well as establishing an independent basic or clinical research effort. Other responsibilities include the teaching of medical students, residents and fellows.

Please apply online with CV, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and the names, title, and email addresses for three references at To receive full consideration, please submit all materials prior to the initial review date.

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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA


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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

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

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)