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SFVAHCS – Endocrinology – Clinician-Educator

Application Window

Open date: June 2nd, 2021

Last review date: Friday, Jul 2, 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, Dec 2, 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 – Clinician-Educator

The UCSF Department of Medicine is seeking an endocrinologist for a part-time clinician-educator 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, education, and research. We seek an endocrinologist 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 experience teaching at various levels (medical students, residents, fellows); providing E-consults; coordinating multi-disciplinary teams; and working across multiple health systems. Responsibilities will also include clinical administrative functions; fellowship program education initiatives and site coordination; cross-campus tumor board participation; and clinical work at more than one UCSF-affiliated and/or VA site. There is an expectation that over time the faculty member will develop a focused area of clinical expertise and creative efforts; clinical areas of particular need are thyroid, pituitary, adrenal, type 1 diabetes, and lipid metabolism. The faculty member will participate fully in the clinical, educational, and service activities of the Division and the larger Medical Service.

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

Experience providing E-Consults, experience teaching at various levels (medical students, residents, fellows), and clinical focus on thyroid cancer, pituitary, adrenal, and/or lipid metabolism is preferred.

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

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

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

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.

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 (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching

  • 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