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Division of Pulmonary (ZSFG) - Physician-Scientists

Application Window

Open date: October 3, 2023

Most recent review date: Sunday, Mar 10, 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: Thursday, Apr 3, 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

Pulmonary Division at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital recruitment

The Pulmonary Division in the Department of Medicine at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFG) at the University of California, San Francisco is recruiting outstanding physician-scientists at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor to join the Pulmonary Division. The main duties of this position are to maintain a robust research program as a member of the Pulmonary – ZSFG research community and to attend on the Pulmonary services at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and be engaged in the teaching of medical students, residents, and pulmonary-critical care fellows.

The successful candidate will be appointed at the Assistant, Associate, or full Professor rank, as appropriate based on experience. Required qualifications include a medical degree and a medical license with Board Certification/Eligibility in adult Pulmonary and/or Critical Care Medicine in active clinical practice, a minimum of three years research experience, and an exciting independent pulmonary research program. Relevant research areas might include, but are not limited to, genetics, developmental biology, cell and tissue biology, physiology, or patient-based research or epidemiology in pulmonary or cardiovascular diseases. Programs focused on basic, translational, or clinical research will be considered.

Interested candidates must apply online at with a CV, cover letter, summaries of research accomplishments (1 page) and future research plans (up to 2 pages), a Statement of Contributions to Diversity (see link in recruitment plan) and contact information for three references. Investigators applying at the Assistant Professor level should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted to the same site. 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-$320,100. 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