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SFVAHCS Endocrinology Division - Academic Faculty

Application Window

Open date: December 27, 2023

Most recent review date: Saturday, Jan 27, 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, Jun 27, 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

Academic Faculty Search, UCSF Department of Medicine / Division of Endocrinology and the San Francisco VA Health Care System

The UCSF Department of Medicine is seeking a physician-scientist for a faculty position in the Endocrinology and Metabolism Section at the San Francisco VA Health Care System.

The SFVAHCS Endocrinology Division enjoys a long tradition of distinction in clinical care, research, and education. We seek a physician-scientist at the Assistant or Associate Professor level who will meet the requirements for appointment in the UCSF Health Sciences Clinical, Adjunct, Clinical X, or In Residence academic series. The successful candidate will have an active and productive laboratory or clinical research program, with NIH or VA (or equivalent) career development award funding or in the process of applying for career development award funding. While the faculty member will participate fully in the clinical, educational, and service activities of the Division, the primary focus of this position will be on scholarly activity and development of a robust research portfolio.

Applicants must be US citizens and board-certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, with a valid US medical license. Excellent clinical and communication skills are expected. Applicants must also be eligible for appointment at the VA. The VA’s basic qualification standards may be found at

Please apply online with CV, cover letter, statement of research, statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for 3 references at Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

For positions that are 50% 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 $121,100 - $189,500. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

For positions that are 49% effort or less:
See Table 2 for the salary range for this position. A reasonable estimate for this position is $86,500 - $135,300.

For positions exclusively/ partially funded by the affiliate organization:
This position may be funded exclusively/partially by the SFVAHCS. See Veterans Affairs website for salary information:

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