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CICU Physician

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 15th, 2020

Last review date: Sunday, Sep 13, 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 15, 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.

Position description

UCSF School of Medicine and Benioff Children’s Hospital
Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
CICU Physician
Clinical X or In Residence Faculty Series

The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, and Benioff Children’s Hospital is seeking an early to mid career CICU physician with a strong interest in a research career in Cardiovascular Disease. Applicants must have a track record of publishing peer-reviewed research papers, obtaining intramural and/or extramural funding, and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in pediatric critical care medicine and/or cardiology, with additional training in CICU.

The successful candidate will be appointed at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank in the Clinical X or In residence faculty series, will participate in teaching and mentoring activities for fellows and other trainees in the Division of Critical Care.

The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) is one of the top biomedical research institutions in the nation and is ranked 1st among public universities in NIH funding in 2018. The Department of Pediatrics trains 84 pediatric residents, 83 fellows, and 31 post-docs. The Department’s clinical enterprise is based at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, Mount Zion, Zuckerberg San Francisco General, and at a number of outreach clinics throughout Northern California, providing the Department with an unsurpassed opportunity to meet the needs of infants, children, and young adults throughout the Bay Area. In 2019, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals ranked in all 10 children’s specialties in U.S. News and World Report. Nestled in a dynamic and unique geography distinguished by unprecedented innovations in technology, UCSF and the Department of Pediatrics are able to bring research and industry together to advance health.

Interested candidates can apply online at with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of contributions to diversity, and statement of research accomplishments.

For more information contact:
Satish Rajagopal
Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

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.

Application Requirements

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Job location

San Francisco