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Faculty Positions | Division of Headache Medicine

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 16th, 2019

Last review date: Wednesday, Jan 15, 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: Wednesday, Jun 16, 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.


Faculty Positions | Division of Headache Medicine, Department of Neurology

The Division of Headache Medicine in the Department of Neurology at UCSF is seeking new faculty members at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor ranks of the HS Clinical, Adjunct, In Residence, or Clinical X faculty series.

Qualified candidates must possess a medical degree, CA medical license, and Board certification or eligibility in Neurology by the time of appointment; preferred qualifications include Headache Medicine fellowship training and/or an established record of excellence in Headache clinical care. Applicant’s materials (e.g. CV and/or cover letter) must list (pending) qualifications upon application submission. The position involves the direct clinical supervision of medical students, residents, and fellows.

The Headache Program is committed to providing outstanding headache care to patients in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. There is an unlimited demand for the clinical services of the center. From an academic standpoint, the position affords the ambitious clinician strong prospects for a life-long academic career.

UCSF is a world-class graduate-level medical campus with outstanding Schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry, and Nursing. We are ranked among America’s Best Hospitals in US News and World Report. The home campus for the medical school is located in the heart of San Francisco on Parnassus Street, adjacent to Golden Gate Park. The cultural amenities provided by San Francisco and the beauty of the bay and ocean offer a unique combination of rewarding activities in a small geographic area.

Applicants must apply online at, with a cover letter, CV, and the names, titles, and e-mail addresses of three peer references who we may contact directly. Applications received outside of the online process cannot be considered.

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


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