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Division of Neonatology - Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor

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Open date: July 1st, 2020

Last review date: Saturday, Feb 20, 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: Saturday, Jan 1, 2022 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 Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics
Adjunct, HS Clinical, Clinical X & In Residence Faculty Series

The Division of Neonatology in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco is recruiting full-time faculty members to the Instructor, Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor ranks of the Adjunct, HS Clinical, Clinical X, and In Residence faculty series.

Qualified candidates will possess a medical degree and license, Board certification or eligibility in Neonatology at the time of appointment, and a demonstrated interest in some combination of clinical Neonatology, clinical education, and investigative research. Depending upon the needs of the Division of Neonatology and the qualifications of the candidate, clinical opportunities may be based at a UCSF-affiliated community neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), at the UCSF Intensive Care Nursery, or some combination of UCSF NICUs. A proven ability to work collaboratively is an important preferred qualification for this position

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:
Janet Shimotake
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.

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Job location

San Francisco, CA