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Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism - Physician-Scientist

Application Window

Open date: August 16, 2023

Most recent review date: Sunday, Dec 31, 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, Feb 16, 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

Physician-Scientist Recruitment

The Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism in the Department of Medicine at The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and UCSF Medical Center is seeking to recruit up to two (2) outstanding Physician-Scientists at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the academic series most aligned with their qualifications and specific research interests. Successful candidates will be expected to develop a robust, independently funded laboratory or clinical research program. We encourage applications from individuals conducting exciting research in any area of endocrinology, ranging from the basic sciences to broadly defined areas of clinical research, including genetics, cohort-based studies, trials, bioinformatics, clinical informatics, and epidemiology as examples. Successful faculty members will also participate in the clinical, educational and service missions of the Division. Attractive aspects of this search include ample laboratory and office space, substantial startup funds, ready access to an array of cutting-edge research resources, and a world-renowned academic community integrated on the Parnassus Campus of UCSF, located in the heart of San Francisco and the picturesque Bay Area.

Candidates should hold an MD degree or MD/PhD degrees and should be either board certified or eligible in Internal Medicine and/or Endocrinology and Metabolism.

Preferred/Desirable Qualifications:
Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate the establishment of an interesting research niche, coupled with a funding and publication track record commensurate with their academic career stage. A complementary clinical area of expertise would be beneficial as well.

Please apply online with CV , cover letter, statements of research vision, teaching, and commitment to diversity, as well as contact information for three (3) references at To receive full consideration, please submit all materials prior to the initial review date. However, this position will remain open until filled. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

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-$189,500. 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

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

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

  • 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