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Attending Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists/Psychologists

Application Window

Open date: December 13, 2022

Most recent review date: Monday, May 13, 2024 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: Thursday, Jun 13, 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 Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists/Psychologists

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco invites applications for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Attending Psychiatrist and/or Psychologist. The positions will be filled at the Instructor to Full Professor level in a series commensurate with experience, with an anticipated start date of April 2023, or thereafter.


  • Physician applicants for the Attending Psychiatry positions must be board certified/eligible in Psychiatry and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; licensed to practice medicine in California at time of appointment; and, have demonstrated clinical and educational experience in child and adolescent psychiatry.
  • Psychologist applicants for the Attending Psychologist positions role must have completed a PhD or equivalent; both pre- and post-doctoral training in child and adolescent psychology or a related field; licensed to practice psychology in California at time of appointment; and, have demonstrated clinical and educational experience in child and adolescent psychology.
  • Demonstrated ability in teaching and clinical supervision
  • Demonstrated interest, commitment, and cultural competence in working with culturally diverse patient populations
  • Interest in and willingness to support clinical research activities
  • Applicant(s) materials must list (pending) qualifications upon application submission.
  • All requirements are to be met by the time of the appointment.


  • Serve as a Child and Adolescent Attending Psychiatrist or Psychologist
  • Engage in innovation and continual improvements in clinical and educational programs
  • Engage in clinical scholarship
  • Participate in teaching, supervision and assessment of trainees; collaborate with training program directors in clinical curricular development for medical students, residents, psychology interns, postdoctoral fellows, and/or graduate students in a variety of disciplines
  • Particular opportunities to focus in subspecialty areas, such as consultation to primary care, Diabetes, Cystic Fibrosis, Neuropsychology, Eating Disorders, Dyslexia, and others.

Please apply online at, with 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 $92,000-$284,100. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan ( which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
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 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