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Attending Public Psychiatrists Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

Application Window

Open date: November 28, 2023

Most recent review date: Thursday, Mar 21, 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, May 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

Attending Public Psychiatrists
Zuckerberg San Francisco
General Hospital and Trauma Center

The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco invites applications for Attending Psychiatrists at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (Zuckerberg San Francisco General). We serve as the City and County of San Francisco safety net public hospital and work predominantly with underserved populations. Openings in psychiatric inpatient, consultation/liaison, substance use, intensive case management, outpatient treatment, emergency services, trauma services, outpatient services for the HIV/LGBT community, Children’s Services, Integrated Services, and forensic psychiatry for both adult and/or children are often available and will be filled in a rank and series commensurate with experience. A start date of March 1, 2024 or thereafter is anticipated for these positions. Additional details regarding these opportunities are available upon request.

•MD or equivalent; board-certified or board-eligible in psychiatry; and licensed to practice medicine in California at the time of appointment
•Demonstrated clinical, educational, and administrative skills with a strong commitment to an academic careers as a clinician-educator
•Demonstrated cultural competence in working with vulnerable and culturally diverse populations
•Clinical research experience preferred
•Candidate’s CV and/or cover letter must state basic qualifications (or if pending) upon submission.

•Perform direct clinical care
•Participate in teaching, supervision and assessment of trainees
•Engage in innovation and continual improvements in clinical and educational programs
•Participate in departmental, university, and public service

Apply online at, with a CV, cover letter, statement of contributions to diversity, and 3 references.

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-$297,200. 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 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