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OB/Gyn Hospitalist - Academic Position

Application Window

Open date: February 1, 2023

Next review date: Sunday, Jun 2, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, Aug 1, 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

OB/Gyn Hospitalist - Academic Position

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking an OB/Gyn Academic Hospitalist at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor to join the Division of OB/Gyn & Gyn Subspecialties (OGGS) as part of an expanding hospitalist program. Successful applicants are not required to be residents of California although they must hold an active California medical license. Scheduling flexibility with the possibility of remote residence makes this academic position a unique and attractive opportunity.

The primary focus of the Hospitalists is the clinical care of obstetric patients at UCSF Mission Bay. Clinical duties include twelve 12-hour L&D shifts per month with the opportunity to take gynecology call to maintain proficiency in surgical skills, if desired. Shifts include a balance of days, nights, weekends and holidays. There is also an exciting opportunity for interested and qualified candidates to become part of the Multidisciplinary Approach to the Placenta Service (MAPS), which provides perioperative and surgical care to all placenta accreta spectrum cases.

L&D shift responsibilities include:

  • Attendance on L&D: primary or assistant surgeon in cesarean sections, operative and spontaneous vaginal deliveries
  • Attendance in OB Emergency Department: direct patient care as primary provider and/or supervision of trainees, CNMs and NPs
  • Attendance in postpartum: direct patient care of the complicated postpartum service and serving as a consultant to the postpartum NP and CNM team that cares for uncomplicated postpartum patients
  • Follow-up on test results
  • Responding to OB and Gyn answering service calls
  • Participating in QI initiatives
  • Teaching hospitalist fellows, residents and medical students

Ideal candidates must also hold an MD or DO degree and be Board Certified or Board Eligible in OB/Gyn. A minimum of 3 years post-residency experience or completion of an OB/Gyn Hospitalist fellowship or demonstrated exceptional interest and/or leadership in hospital medicine is preferred. Experience in high volume, high-risk obstetrics is also preferred.

Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with experience and achievements.

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 $115,100-$305,900. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan ( which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Please submit curriculum vitae, cover letter, a statement of teaching, a statement of contributions to diversity and contact information for 3 references to: 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.).

  • 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 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