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SFVAHCS - Endocrinology - Physician-Investigator

Application Window

Open date: February 1st, 2021

Last review date: Tuesday, Jun 8, 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: Monday, Aug 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

SFVAHCS – Endocrinology - Academic Faculty

The UCSF Department of Medicine is seeking a physician-scientist for a faculty position in the Endocrinology and Metabolism Section at the San Francisco VA Health Care System.

The SFVAHCS Endocrinology Division enjoys a long tradition of distinction in clinical care, research, and education. We seek a physician-scientist at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level who will be appointed in the appropriate academic series based on background and qualifications. The successful candidate will have an active and productive laboratory or clinical research program with extramural funding from the NIH, VA, or equivalent organizations. While the faculty member will participate fully in the clinical, educational, and service activities of the Division, the primary focus of this position will be on scholarly activity and development of a robust research portfolio.

Applicants must be US citizens and board-certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, with a valid US medical license. Excellent clinical and communication skills are expected.

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

Applicant’s materials must list all current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

Please apply online with CV, cover letter, statement of research, statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for 3 references.

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.

Please apply online at

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Job location

San Francisco, CA