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Emergency Medicine Toxicology Faculty

Application Window

Open date: August 30, 2023

Most recent review date: Monday, Jan 1, 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: Friday, Feb 28, 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

University of California, San Francisco

The University of California San Francisco, Department of Emergency Medicine is recruiting for a full time Medical Toxicology Fellowship trained faculty member at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. We seek individuals to join a growing group of medical toxicologists. The successful applicant will have strong emergency medicine or pediatric emergency medicine clinical skills, a desire to incorporate education and training of residents and fellows into their practice, outstanding contributions to diversity and equity, and the ability to perform clinical research or excel in scholarly activities. Rank, step and series will be commensurate with qualifications.

The Department of Emergency Medicine provides comprehensive emergency services to a large local and referral population at multiple academic hospitals across the San Francisco Bay Area, including UCSF Hellen Diller Medical Center, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, and the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals in San Francisco and Oakland.. The San Francisco division of the California Poison Control Center is based at ZFGH, and handles approximately 65,000 exposure calls per year. Medical toxicology faculty offer bedside consultation services at ZSFG, UCSF Parnassus and Mission Bay campuses. The faculty will also provide mentorship, education and oversight of the ACGME accredited UCSF medical toxicology fellowship program. The Department of Emergency Medicine serves as the primary teaching site for a fully accredited 4-year Emergency Medicine residency program, which currently has 54 residents and fellowships in education, research, EMS, global health, toxicology, and ultrasound. Research is a major priority of the department with over 150 peer-reviewed publications last year. There is an active and successful research group focused on a number of disciplines within EM. There are opportunities for leadership and growth within the Department and UCSF School of Medicine.

Board certification or eligibility in emergency medicine or pediatric emergency medicine and board certification or eligibility in medical toxicology is required. All applicants should excel in bedside teaching and a have strong ethic of service to their patients and profession.

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is one of the nation’s top five medical schools and demonstrates excellence in basic science and clinical research, global health sciences, policy, advocacy, and medical education scholarship. The San Francisco Bay Area is well-known for its great food, mild climate, beautiful scenery, vibrant cultural environment, and its outdoor recreational activities.


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 $142,800-$223,400. 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

  • 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