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Orthopaedic Foot/Ankle Surgeon (ACADEMIC POSITION)

Application Window

Open date: August 12, 2022

Next review date: Saturday, Dec 31, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Monday, Feb 12, 2024 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 Orthopaedic Surgery
UCSF School of Medicine and Benioff Children’s Hospitals
Assistant/Associate Level

The UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for an Orthopaedic Foot/Ankle Surgeon to provide diagnostic and interventional management with the full spectrum of musculoskeletal diagnoses. The selected candidate will be appointed to the Assistant / Associate Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series.

The selected candidate will be expected to collaborate in investigative work that leads to publications in peer-reviewed journals and participate in both didactic and bedside teaching and mentoring activities for our medical students, residents, and fellows. The position will be based primarily at UCSF Marin Health and its satellite clinics as well as the San Francisco VA Health Care System, but will have full access to all UCSF sites and academic resources.

Applicant must have all requirements met by time of hire.
• A valid California medical license will be required as a condition of employment
• MD or DO degree from an accredited program
• Completed an accredited Orthopaedic Residency program
• Completed a Foot/Ankle Fellowship
• Board certification/eligibility in Orthopaedic Surgery
• Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission.

Applicants must apply online at with a CV, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Statement of Teaching, Statement of Research, and the names, titles, and e-mail addresses of three peer references who we may contact directly.

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

  • Statement of Teaching

  • 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

Marin County, CA and San Francisco, CA