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SFVAHCS – DGIM - PhD Health Services Researcher

Application Window

Open date: January 3, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Mar 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: Monday, Jul 3, 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

PhD Health Services Researcher
Section of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and San Francisco VA Health Care System (SFVAHCS) are seeking applications for an Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor position in the Adjunct or In-Residence Professor series. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Epidemiology, Public Health, Health Services Research, Health Informatics, Sociology, Anthropology, or a related discipline, and excellent qualifications in research and mentorship of trainees.

The Division of General Internal Medicine seeks highly qualified candidates with expertise in epidemiology, health services/outcomes research, implementation science and/or clinical research informatics. The ideal candidate would have expertise in health services research and a track record of independent funding. Experience in implementation science research in VA settings and/or use of VA data for research is a plus.

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

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