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Division of Pulmonary & CVRI - Physician-Scientists

Application Window

Open date: September 15, 2022

Most recent review date: Thursday, Dec 15, 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: Friday, Mar 15, 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

The Pulmonary Divisions of Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and UCSF Health, Department of Medicine, Lung Biology Center, and Cardiovascular Research Institute

The Pulmonary Divisions in the Department of Medicine at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFG) and UCSF Health, and the Cardiovascular Research Institute (CVRI) at the University of California, San Francisco are recruiting up to two outstanding physician-scientists at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor to join the CVRI, Lung Biology Center, and the Pulmonary Divisions. The main duties of this position are to maintain a robust research program as a member of the CVRI and Lung Biology Center research communities and to attend on the Pulmonary services at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and/or UCSF Health and be engaged in the teaching of medical students, residents, and pulmonary-critical care fellows.

The successful candidate will be appointed at the Assistant, Associate, or full Professor rank, as appropriate based on experience, and will be proposed for faculty membership in UCSF’s Biomedical Sciences and other relevant graduate programs. Permanent partial salary support and laboratory space in the Smith Cardiovascular Research Building on UCSF’s Mission Bay Campus will be provided.

Required qualifications include a medical degree and a medical license with Board Certification/Eligibility in adult Pulmonary and/or Critical Care Medicine in active clinical practice, a minimum of three years research experience, and an exciting independent research program relevant to pulmonary or cardiovascular biology. Relevant research areas might include, but are not limited to, genetics, developmental biology, cell and tissue biology, physiology, or patient-based research or epidemiology in pulmonary or cardiovascular diseases. Programs focused on basic, translational, or clinical research will be considered.

Interested candidates must apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF04129 with a CV, cover letter, summaries of research accomplishments (1 page) and future research plans (up to 2 pages), a Statement of Contributions to Diversity (see link in recruitment plan) and contact information for three references. Investigators applying at the Assistant Professor level should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted to the same site. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission. Contact cvrisearch3367@ucsf.edu with questions.

UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service 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.

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: https://diversity.ucsf.edu/contributions-to-diversity-statement

  • 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: https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/5000695/SARS-CoV-2_Covid-19.

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