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Critical Care Cardiologist - Full-time Faculty Position

Application Window

Open date: June 1, 2023

Most recent review date: Friday, Feb 23, 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: Sunday, Dec 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

Critical Care Cardiologist - Full-time Faculty Position

The Cardiology Division at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking a critical care cardiologist for a full-time faculty position in the section of critical care cardiology. The cardiac intensive care unit is a busy service that manages a large and diverse population of patients with severe cardiovascular disease and severe comorbid medical problems.

Candidates must be board eligible/board certified (or equivalent) in both Cardiovascular Disease and Critical Care Medicine, and must hold an MD (or equivalent degree), MD/PhD (or equivalent degrees), or MD/MPH (or equivalent degrees). Candidates should have training and experience leading a multidisciplinary ICU team, teaching and supervising trainees and APPs and performing all routine ICU procedures. Candidates should also be skilled collaborators who can work closely with teams from other cardiology specialties, cardiac surgery and other critical care medicine services to provide optimal patient care. Training and experience managing mechanical circulatory support devices including Impella, ECMO and LVADs is desirable. All qualifications must be met by time of appointment.

The UCSF section of critical care cardiology participates in the critical care cardiology trials network (CCCTN) and provides a variety of other opportunities for research. Successful candidates must be qualified for appointment at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level.

Please apply online at, with a CV, a statement of contributions to diversity, and 3 reference contacts. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

For questions or additional details please contact the Search Committee Chair:
Christopher Barnett, M.D. email:

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 $99,200-$305,900. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan ( which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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 (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

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

  • 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