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SFVAHCS - Infectious Diseases Division - Academic Clinical Faculty Search

Application Window

Open date: April 20, 2023

Most recent review date: Monday, Nov 27, 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: Sunday, Oct 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

Academic Clinical Faculty Search, UCSF Department of Medicine and San Francisco VA Health Care System Infectious Diseases Division

The UCSF Department of Medicine is seeking academic research and clinical faculty members at all ranks in the Infectious Diseases Division of the San Francisco VA Health Care System. The Division is one of 3 sites within the UCSF Infectious Diseases program.

Our faculty enjoy extraordinarily diverse roles with clinical experiences that match their interests while also creating opportunities to explore and develop a path for academic success and a rewarding career in academic medicine. Highlights of this position include an academic environment with commitment to excellence in patient care, education, and research, an institutional culture that is highly receptive and friendly to patient care, and a division that is interested in individuals with a history of promoting diversity.

Candidates will have demonstrated an aptitude for basic, translational or clinical investigation, as well as clinical excellence. In particular, candidates must show strong potential for extramurally funded research, and will be expected to have obtained, or be able to apply competitively for career-development awards.

Candidates must have an MD, current US medical license and be board-certified or eligible in Infectious Diseases. The appointment will be made at the level of Instructor or higher in the Adjunct, Health Sciences Clinical, or Clinical X Professor series at UCSF and report directly to the Division Chief of Infectious Diseases at SFVAHCS. The selected candidate(s) will be appointed at a rank and/or series commensurate with experience and qualifications. Successful candidates will have strong references and evidence of or potential for outstanding leadership in academic medicine.

Please submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of research, statement of teaching, and statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for three to five references. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission. The online application can be found here:

The minimum base salary range for this position is $70,800-$305,900 based on positions that are partially funded by UCSF and according to the Health Sciences Compensation Plan. Posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. This position may include membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.
For positions that are 50% or more UCSF effort, refer to Table 5:
For positions that are less than 50% UCSF effort, refer to Table 2:
This position may be funded exclusively/partially by the SFVAHCS. See Veterans Affairs website for salary information:

Applicants must also be eligible for appointment at the VA. The VA’s basic qualification standards are here:

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
  • 3-5 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