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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - HS Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor

Application Window

Open date: December 20, 2022

Most recent review date: Thursday, Jan 19, 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: Thursday, Jun 20, 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 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking a full-time faculty position. The selected candidate will be appointed at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the HS Clinical series depending on qualification and interests.

Faculty in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series are salaried employees in the health sciences who teach, participate in patient care, and may participate in University and/or public service and scholarly and/or creative activities. Faculty in this series teach the application of basic sciences and the mastery of clinical procedures in all area concerned with the care of patients. The faculty member will provide patient care in the UCSF Orofacial Center (our ambulatory surgery center) in both the faculty practice and the student clinic, the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (a Level 1 Trauma Center), share in 24/7 call coverage, and potentially the Dental Oncology practice at Mission Bay. The faculty member will supervise and teach residents, dental students, and medical students in the specialty of Oral Surgery.

The applicants for these positions are expected to:

  • Practice evidence based, high quality care;
  • Teach trainees in the clinical and classroom setting;
  • Evaluate appropriateness of patients to be seen in the Predoctoral oral surgery clinic;
  • Represent the Faculty Practice within UCSF and the surrounding communities;
  • Maintain an active dialogue with UCSF referring providers and within the UCSF Health community; and
  • Participate in university governance, faculty meetings, departmental administrative meetings, quality assurance programs and continuing education.

To be hired the candidate must have completed an CODA-accredited training program in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, possess a DDS/DMD and be eligible for dental and medical licensure or special permit in the state of California.

Academic rank and salary level will be based on the successful applicant’s experience.

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 $135,700-$213,500. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan ( which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Please apply online with CV, cover letter, statement of teaching, a detailed description of the qualifications and experience relevant to this position, statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for three references at To receive full consideration, please submit all material prior to the initial review date. However, this position will remain open until filled. Applicant materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission. The selected candidate must meet all of the qualifications at the time of appointment.

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.).

  • A detailed description of the qualifications and experience relevant to this position.

  • Statement of Teaching

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

  • Statement of Research (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 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