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SFVAHCS - Cardiology - Research Faculty

Recruitment Period

Open date: August 6th, 2020

Last review date: Wednesday, Sep 16, 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: Sunday, Feb 6, 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

Faculty Cardiology Section, San Francisco VA Health Care System

The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and San Francisco VA Health Care System (SFVAHCS) are ideally seeking applications for junior-level research faculty positions in Cardiology at the SFVAHCS, however, the selected candidate will be appointed at a rank and/or series commensurate with experience and qualifications. The SFVAHCS Cardiology program is one of 3 sites within the UCSF Cardiology program.

These individuals will be appointed in the Adjunct, HS Clinical, In Residence, or Clinical X Professor series at UCSF and report directly to the Division Chief of Cardiology at SFVAHCS.

Qualified applicants will have an MD, current medical license and be board-certified or eligible in Cardiovascular Diseases. The ideal candidate will be suitable for academic appointment at UCSF at the level of Assistant Professor of Medicine or higher. Ideal candidates will have demonstrated clinical excellence, as well as aptitude for basic, translational or clinical investigation. In particular, the ideal candidate must show strong potential for extramurally funded research, and will be expected to have obtained, or be able to apply competitively for, career-development awards. Applicant’s materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

Applicants must also be eligible for appointment at the VA. The VA’s basic qualification standards may be found at:

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