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Emergency Medicine - Research Faculty

Application Window

Open date: October 18, 2021

Most recent review date: Tuesday, May 17, 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: Tuesday, Apr 18, 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

University of California San Francisco

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Department of Emergency Medicine is recruiting a Basic, Clinical or Health Services Researcher with a track record of successful research activities, as demonstrated by peer-review publications and funding.

Candidates should hold a medical degree (MD/DO), doctorate degree (PhD), or both. Physician candidates should be board certified or eligible in Emergency Medicine. The successful candidate will demonstrate outstanding and original research, a track record of funding, and a collaborative spirit. Successful candidates must be willing to contribute to the department’s strategic plan in the area of diversity, equity and inclusion. Academic rank and series will be commensurate with qualifications.

The Department of Emergency Medicine provides comprehensive emergency services to a large local and referral population at multiple academic hospitals across the San Francisco Bay Area, including UCSF Hellen Diller Medical Center, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, and the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals in San Francisco and Oakland. The Department of Emergency Medicine directs a fully accredited 4-year Emergency Medicine residency program, multiple ACGME and non-ACGME fellowship programs, and nearly 20 courses in the School of Medicine.

Research is a major departmental priority, with about 70 ongoing studies and more than 100 peer-reviewed publications every year across a wide range of research domains. The department participates in multiple national clinical research networks and has strong research collaborations with other UCSF departments and institutes. There are opportunities for leadership and growth within the Department and UCSF School of Medicine.

UCSF is one of the nation’s top five medical schools, and demonstrates excellence in basic science and clinical research, global health sciences, policy, advocacy, and medical education scholarship. The San Francisco Bay Area is well-known for its great food, mild climate, beautiful scenery, vibrant cultural environment and its outdoor recreational activities.

Please apply online at Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

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

  • 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)

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