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Attending Psychiatrist UCSF Health

Application Window

Open date: November 2, 2022

Next review date: Monday, Dec 4, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, May 2, 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

Attending Psychiatrist UCSF Health

UCSF Health is currently recruiting for a variety of vacant psychiatry positions in both inpatient and outpatient services. The Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco invites applications for Attending Psychiatrists for adult psychiatric services at UCSF Health. Applications will be held and reviewed based on availability of positions and funding. These positions will be filled in a rank and series commensurate with experience, with an anticipated start date of February 1, 2023 or thereafter.

•MD or equivalent, board certified or board-eligible in psychiatry, and licensed to practice medicine in California
•Demonstrated clinical, educational, and administrative skills with a strong commitment to an academic careeras a clinician-educator
•Demonstrated cultural competence in working with underserved and culturally diverse populations
•Applicant's materials must list (pending) qualifications upon application submission
•Applicants must meet all of the requirements by the time of hire

There are several different psychiatrist positions we are recruiting for at UCSF, some of their responsibilities include:
•Providing inpatient and/or consultation-liaison psychiatry services
•Providing outpatient services -- including psychiatry resident clinic supervision and/or direct clinical care
•Providing outpatient services within an embedded clinic model
•Participating in teaching, supervision and assessment of trainees
•Engaging in innovation and continual improvements in clinical and educational programs
•Participating in departmental, university, and public service

Apply online at, with a CV, cover letter, statement of teaching, statement of contributions to diversity, and three reference contacts.

The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5: The minimum base salary range for this position is $92,100-$284,100. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan ( which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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 Teaching

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

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

About UC San Francisco

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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.