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Division of Hematology Oncology - HS Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence Faculty

Application Window

Open date: April 1st, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Jul 19, 2021 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, Oct 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.

Position description

UCSF School of Medicine and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics
HS Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence Faculty Series

The Division of Hematology Oncology in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals is recruiting a new faculty member who shows a strong interest in clinical care as well as research. Depending on the background, experience and funding of the applicant, an appropriate start-up package and space will be provided. It is expected that they would attend clinically on either the general hematology oncology or pediatric/adult neurology service (depending on subspecialty) and the immunotherapy service (as this develops for brain tumor patients), following primary patients with brain tumors in the outpatient service as appropriate.

The faculty member will attend on the pediatric inpatient service and outpatient services at Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco. The appointment will at Assistant, Associate or Full Professor ranks of HS Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series.

Required qualifications include:
• Medical Degree
• CA License or eligible for a CA license
• Board certification in Pediatrics and subspecialty certification or eligibility in Pediatric Hematology Oncology
• An interest, commitment and experience in teaching and research is essential

Expected clinical duties will be based on the candidate’s external grant funding and series, as well as background (are they a hematologist-oncologist or a neurologist?)

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, statement of research accomplishments, and contact information for three references. Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission.

For more information contact:
Mignon Loh
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

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Job location

San Francisco