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Department of Laboratory Medicine/Transfusion Medicine Faculty Position at the University of California, San Francisco

Application Window

Open date: September 24, 2021

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 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, Mar 24, 2023 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

Department of Laboratory Medicine/Transfusion Medicine Faculty Position at the University of California, San Francisco

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), Department of Laboratory Medicine is seeking a full-time Clinical Pathologist at the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Health Care System (VAHCS). Applicants must hold an M.D. or M.D/ Ph.D. degrees with eligibility for California medical licensure, and be board certified/eligible in Anatomic & Clinical Pathology (AP/CP) or Clinical Pathology (CP). Subspecialty board certification or eligibility in Transfusion Medicine is desirable. Additional interest in Molecular Microbiology, Hematology and/or Clinical Chemistry is preferred.

This position is at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the HS Clinical or Clinical X series, which emphasizes strong commitment to excellence in clinical service and teaching. Demonstrated interest and experience in teaching (at both resident/fellow and medical student levels) is preferred. Clinical/translational research or other scholarly/creative activities are expected for applicants in the Clinical X series. Candidates meet all required qualifications at the time of appointment. Candidate’s application materials must state basic qualifications (or if pending) upon submission.

The successful candidate will be a member of a team of Clinical Pathologists responsible for the daily operations of the Lab Medicine Service at SFVAHCS, which is a major UCSF-affiliated teaching hospital. The Lab Medicine Service provides diagnostic testing including immunohematology and hematopathology services to the San Francisco VA Healthcare System, a comprehensive network that provides health services to Veterans throughout Northern California. The successful candidate will be responsible for management of the Transfusion Service at SFVAHCS and will chair the Transfusion Committee of the network.

Salary and title will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and training.

Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, a statement of contributions to diversity, and the names and email addresses of three reference contacts online at Applications must be received by Wednesday December 1, 2021.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

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

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy found here:

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that 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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA