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Obstetric Anesthesiologist - UCSF Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care

Application Window

Open date: January 8th, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Dec 14, 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 8, 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

Obstetric Anesthesiologist - UCSF Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care is seeking faculty to work as a part of our Obstetric Anesthesia team emphasizing high quality, patient-centered perioperative care with a focus on evidence-based medicine. This is an outstanding opportunity to join an established Anesthesia Department with a national reputation of excellence in education, research, and perioperative care.

Successful applicants will demonstrate an aptitude for and dedication to medical education and providing evidence based, high quality care as part of the Obstetric Anesthesia team that enhances the patient and family experience with a commitment to patient safety and satisfaction. Applicants are expected to teach fellows, residents and medical students; participate in University service, faculty meetings, monthly Grand Rounds and M&M conferences; contribute to quality assurance programs and continuing education; and advance the mission of the department.

Anesthesia faculty participate as a part of a team that includes over 200 faculty, 95 residents, 51 CRNAs and over 20 research-trainees and fellows. UCSF Health encompasses four main campuses -- the UCSF Helen Diller Medical Center at Parnassus Heights, the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (a Level 1 Trauma Center), Mt. Zion Medical Center and Benioff Children's, Betty Irene Moore Women's and Bakar Cancer Hospitals at Mission Bay. The Obstetric Anesthesia faculty will be primarily working within our newest facility in Mission Bay, San Francisco’s newest rapidly evolving neighborhood centered in biotechnology, research and healthcare.

Our department philosophy is aligned with UCSF campus leadership in the areas of recruiting and retaining individuals traditionally under-represented in the health sciences, LGBTQ, and individuals with disabilities, to better reflect the diversity of the population we serve in the San Francisco Bay Area. We further recognize that successfully recruiting people to join our enterprise is not the end of the story. It is also critical that we provide an environment in which all individuals in our workforce and trainee programs experience a professional, supportive, collaborative and open environment and have the opportunity to thrive. We are dedicated to the ongoing pursuit of these goals.

The successful candidate must meet the following qualifications by time of hire:

  • Must hold an MD or DO degree and be board eligible or certified in Anesthesia.
  • Must possess a valid California Medical License.
  • Must be Obstetric Anesthesia Fellowship trained or have equivalent advanced training and/or experience beyond that of anesthesia residency training.
  • Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission.
  • Applicant must have all requirements met by time of hire.

Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with experience and achievements.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that 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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Job location

San Francisco, CA