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SFVAHCS - Rheumatology - Academic and Physician/Scientist

Recruitment Period

Open date: June 2nd, 2020

Last review date: Saturday, Nov 7, 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, Dec 2, 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

Academic Faculty Search, UCSF Department of Medicine/Rheumatology and the San Francisco VA Medical Center

The UCSF Department of Medicine is seeking a physician/scientist faculty in the Rheumatology Section at the San Francisco VA Medical Center.

The SFVAHCS Rheumatology Division is undergoing expansion of its clinical and research programs. The Division enjoys a long tradition of distinction in clinical care, education, and scholastic pursuits. We seek a physician/scientist at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level who will meet the requirements for appointment in the UCSF In Residence, Clinical X, or Adjunct academic series. The successful applicant will have an active and productive basic, translational or clinical research program with a strong record of extramural funding from the NIH, VHA, or equivalent organizations. While clinical attending duties on the inpatient and outpatient rheumatology services are expected, the primary focus of this position will be on scholarly activity and development of a robust research portfolio.

Candidates must be US citizens and board-eligible/certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology with excellent clinical and communication skills. Candidates must have a valid U.S. medical license.

Applicants must also be eligible for appointment at the VA. The VA’s basic qualification standards may be found at Please apply online at Applicant’s materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

UC San Francisco 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.

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Job location

San Francisco, CA