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Division of Nephrology Medicine - HS Clinical, Clinical X, Adjunct, and In Residence Faculty Series

Application Window

Open date: January 3, 2022

Most recent review date: Sunday, Jan 8, 2023 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

UCSF School of Medicine and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospitals
The Division of Nephrology Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
HS Clinical, Clinical X, Adjunct, and In Residence Faculty Series

The Division of Nephrology Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals are recruiting a full-time pediatric nephrologist to the Instructor, Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank of the HS Clinical, Clinical X, Adjunct, and In Residence series. Academic Rank is commensurate with experience. This position may have clinical responsibilities at both the San Francisco and Oakland locations and would actively contribute to the Division/Department’s mission of excellence in research, education, and patient care.

Qualified candidates should be experienced and committed to patient care and have demonstrated interest and skill in clinical research and in teaching. Applicants should be board eligible or certified in Pediatrics and in Pediatric Nephrology. The Division of Pediatric Nephrology provides the complete range of pediatric nephrology services and is fully integrated into a combined pediatric and adult kidney transplant program. We have dedicated clinics for kidney transplantation, peritoneal dialysis, hypertension and chronic kidney disease and an ACGME accredited fellowship program. The successful candidate will be an attending physician at the Benioff Children’s Hospital, working in pediatric nephrology subspecialty clinics and on the hospital wards. Candidates will also precept/supervise/teach medical students, interns, residents and fellows, and consults with nurses and nurse practitioners while in clinic and on the wards.

The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) is one of the top biomedical research institutions in the nation and is ranked 1st among public universities in NIH funding in 2020. The Department’s clinical enterprise is based at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland, Mount Zion, Zuckerberg San Francisco General, and at a number of outreach clinics throughout Northern California, providing the Department with an unsurpassed opportunity to meet the needs of infants, children, and young adults throughout the Bay Area. In 2020, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals ranked in all 10 children’s specialties in U.S. News and World Report. Nestled in a dynamic and unique geography distinguished by unprecedented innovations in technology, UCSF and the Department of Pediatrics are able to bring research and industry together to advance health.

Interested candidates can apply online at with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of contribution to diversity and contact information for three references. Statement of teaching/research accomplishments (optional). Applicant materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission. The successful candidate must meet all of the requirements at the time of appointment.

For more information contact:
Emily von Scheven
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

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

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

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • 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 and Oakland, CA