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Integrative Medicine Research Faculty

Application Window

Open date: December 21, 2021

Most recent review date: Friday, Jun 10, 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: Wednesday, Jun 21, 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

Integrative Medicine Research Faculty

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Osher Center for Integrative Health, the Department of Family and Community Medicine, the Department of Medicine/Divisions of General Internal Medicine and Prevention Science, and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences seek a limited number of faculty members to conduct clinical or translational research to advance the science of integrative health. The UCSF Osher Center, founded in 1998, is renowned for its excellence and commitment to the highest quality integrative patient care, education, and research. We are seeking an experienced scientist conducting research aligned with the Center’s vision, mission, and values, and synergistic with existing research program strengths, including integrative health equity, mental health, mindfulness-based and other mind-body interventions, oncology, and pain management.

The successful candidate must have an MD, PhD, or equivalent academic doctoral degree at the time of hire; research experience, including a strong track record of publications; and a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Applicants are expected to have extramural grant funding and to lead an independent research program. The position also includes teaching, mentoring, and scholarly activities. Appointments will be at the assistant, associate, or full professor level (commensurate with qualifications) in either the Adjunct, Clinical X, or In Residence series in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, the Department of Medicine/Division of General Internal Medicine or Prevention Science, or the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.

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

This position is part of a faculty cluster hire to build UCSF Osher Center capacity in integrative health equity through innovative faculty who bring diverse backgrounds, research, and clinical expertise. For more information on our faculty cluster hire strategy, please visit our website (

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