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Application Window

Open date: December 5, 2022

Next review date: Wednesday, Feb 1, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Wednesday, Jun 5, 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

Assistant/Associate Level Position

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for an orthopaedic surgeon with sports medicine and translational research subspecialty expertise.

The practice will provide diagnostic, interventional, and surgical management for patients with a variety of diagnoses, with a focus on hip arthroscopy and complex sports medicine. The incumbents will be expected to participate in basic/translational research with a goal of research support from the NIH in the form of a pathway to independence award (K award). Competitive applicants will have a strong track record in receiving grant support for research projects. The selected individuals will also be responsible for and provide an integral role to teach clinically relevant topics for residents as well as medical students and fellows. Both didactic and bedside teaching is required.

Applicant must have all requirements met by time of hire.

• A valid California medical license will be required as a condition of employment.
• Board certified or eligible in Orthopaedic Surgery.
• Completion of a fully accredited Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program.
• Completion of a Sports Medicine Fellowship Program.
• For Associate level, evidence of academic teaching and publication record.
• Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission.

Please apply online with CV, Cover Letter, Statement of Research, Statement of Teaching, Statement of Contributions to Diversity, and contact information of 3 references at:

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

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

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 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:

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