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Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist

Application Window

Open date: July 17, 2023

Next review date: Monday, May 27, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Jan 17, 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

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco, is recruiting a board-certified or board-eligible, Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist to join our Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine. Qualified candidates must be board certified/eligible in OBGYN and Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the time of hire. The successful candidate will have training and clinical experience in relevant activities, including coverage of the antepartum service and labor and delivery, obstetrical ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis procedures, and perinatal consultation. Excellent communication skills and ability to function in a consultative role are required. Faculty rank and salary are based upon qualifications and experience.

UCSF has many vibrant and growing strategic initiatives involving clinical care, teaching, and research, and faculty have the opportunity to participate according to their interests. This clinical position will include coverage of the antepartum service and labor and delivery, obstetrical ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis procedures, and perinatal consultation. All clinical faculty also participate in our clinical and educational outreach programs. The balance of activities will depend on the candidate’s background, skills and interests; we encourage opportunities for individual academic career development. Teaching of medical students, residents, and clinical fellows is also included in this opportunity.

The division has a number of exciting initiatives in which the successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate. These include clinical research activities through the University of California Fetal Maternal Consortium, a multisite collaboration focused on research and quality initiatives involving maternal-fetal medicine and fetal therapy of the five University of California Medical Centers. We have a major Preterm Birth Initiative, an established multidisciplinary Center for Maternal-Fetal Precision Medicine, and an expanding Center for Complex Obstetric Medicine to provide multidisciplinary care for high-risk pregnancies. We have recently joined the Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network, providing an opportunity for faculty to participate in MFMU studies and activities. There are significant efforts in genetics and genomics across the Department and the University, and prenatal genetics are a major part of such efforts. Our department, in collaboration with the Fetal Treatment Center and Pediatric Cardiology, is expanding our outreach efforts and growing these clinical opportunities.

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 $121,100-$320,100. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Please apply online at: with a cover letter, CV, statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for three references. Applicant materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission. The selected candidate(s) must meet all of the qualifications at the time of appointment.

UCSF has a long history of vibrant basic, translational, and clinical research. The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences is internationally respected and provides an infrastructure that facilitates success. In addition, there is an outstanding clinical MFM practice, a vibrant fetal intervention program, and tremendous opportunities for collaboration. We are seeking candidates who have a vision to advance the subspecialty of MFM.

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

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (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