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UCSF Fresno & VACCHCS - Sleep Medicine Physician

Application Window

Open date: April 18, 2024

Most recent review date: Saturday, May 18, 2024 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: Saturday, Oct 18, 2025 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

UCSF Fresno & Veteran Affairs Central California Health Care System (VACCHCS) – Sleep Medicine Physician

Veterans Affairs Central California Health Care System, Fresno, CA, affiliated with University of California, San Francisco Medical Residency Program, leader in health care quality is recruiting for a full-time faculty member for the division of sleep medicine. Fresno has a collaborative agreement with Lemoore NAS and is building a 4-bed state of the art sleep center. The provider will be expected to represent the ICARE values, and enthusiastically manage our sleep division which includes treatment of sleep disorders, running the sleep lab and interpretation of sleep studies. This position will report to the Chief of Pulmonary/Critical Care and may include other duties pertaining to their respective subspecialty certifications. VA provides patient centered care, delivered by engaged, collaborative teams in an integrated environment that supports learning and continuous improvement. Teaching and supervising fellows in sleep medicine as well as residents in Internal Medicine will be a component of this position. The candidate we are looking for must meet the qualifications for faculty appointment with UCSF. The physician should be of high caliber and have outstanding clinical and interpersonal skills. As a member of the VA professional team, the candidate will be expected to provide high quality veteran-centered care within their area of specialty. Candidate must have a medical degree (MD, DO or equivalent), must be eligible to obtain a US medical license and be board certified in Internal Medicine and board eligible or board certified in Sleep Medicine. Applicants must also be eligible for appointment at the VA. The VA’s basic qualification standards may be found at:

Fresno is located 3 hours south of San Francisco and just 2 hours from 3 national parks, including Yosemite, and year-round recreation.

For positions exclusively funded by the affiliate organization:
The VACCHCS provided a reasonable salary estimate for this position: $115,587-$243,000.

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 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)

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

Fresno, CA