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Faculty Positions | Division of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology

Application Window

Open date: December 11, 2023

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Jan 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: Wednesday, Jun 11, 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

Faculty Positions | Division of Epilepsy, Department of Neurology
UCSF School of Medicine and UCSF Health

The Department of Neurology at UCSF is recruiting faculty positions at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate, and full Professor ranks of the Adjunct, HS Clinical, Clinical X, and In Residence faculty series. The selected candidates will be appointed to our Division of Epilepsy.

Qualified candidates will possess a valid medical license and Board certification in Neurology. Preferred qualifications include the following:

  1. Completion of a joint Neurology and Psychiatry residency with additional Board certification or eligibility in psychiatry

  2. Completion of a Neurology residency with formal training and experience in diagnosis and treatment of patients with complex neuropsychiatric co-morbidities of epilepsy and functional neurological disorders with attacks/seizures.

  3. Completion of a clinical fellowship in Epilepsy or Clinical neurophysiology with additional Board certification or eligibility in these fields.

Candidates must meet the required qualifications at the time of appointment. Candidate’s CV must state qualifications (or if pending) upon submission.

Clinical responsibilities may include attending at the outpatient Epilepsy Clinics and the inpatient Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU) at Parnassus with possible additional duties at the adult hospital at Mission Bay, the Benioff Children’s Hospitals, and Zuckerberg San Francisco General as needed.

Applicants must apply online at, with a cover letter, CV, statement of contributions to diversity, statement of teaching, and the names, titles, and e-mail addresses of three peer references who we may contact directly. Applications received outside the online process cannot be considered.

For positions that are 51% effort or more:
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 $97,300-$320,100. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

For positions that are 50% effort or less:
See Table 2 for the salary range for this position. A reasonable estimate for this position is $74,800-$228,600.

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

  • 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