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UCSF Fresno & VACCHCS - Nephrology

Application Window

Open date: November 28, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Dec 28, 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: Tuesday, May 28, 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

PHYSICIAN – Nephrology

VA Central California Health Care System, Fresno, CA, affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco Medical Residency Program, a leader in health care quality, is recruiting a full-time Nephrology faculty member for the Department of Medicine Service, VA Central California Healthcare System. VA provide patient-centered care, delivered by engaged, collaborative teams in an integrated environment that supports learning and continuous improvement. We are looking for a provider with an outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills who will provide the highest quality veteran-centered care.

Required Qualifications:

  • Medical Degree (MD, DO, or equivalent)
  • Completed a fellowship in Nephrology
  • Board certified or board eligible in Nephrology and/or Internal Medicine
  • Must be eligible to obtain a US medical license
  • The applicant should have clinical experience and be willing to actively participate in medical education and have experience and interest in clinical research.
  • Applicants must also be eligible for appointment at the VA. The VA’s basic qualification standards may be found at

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teaching experience and willingness to teach the medical trainees and students.

The program is based in Fresno, California, where residents enjoy a high standard of living combined with a low cost of living. The result is a quality of life uniquely Californian, yet surprisingly affordable. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery are all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. While there is much to see and do in Fresno, the city is ideally located for fast, convenient getaways to the majestic Sierra (just 90 minutes away) as well as the scenic Central Coast, just two and one-half hours away. Fresno is the only major city in the country with proximity to three national parks, including the renowned Yosemite National Park.

Please apply online at: with CV and statement of contributions to diversity. 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
  • Curriculum Vitae - CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

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

Fresno, CA