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Women’s Reproductive Health Research Scholar - Clinician Investigator

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Women’s Reproductive Health Research Scholar Position Announcement

CLINICIAN INVESTIGATOR, Women’s Reproductive Health Research Scholar

The Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is recruiting a Clinician Investigator Scholar for our UCSF Women’s Reproductive Health Research (WRHR) K12 Career Development Program. This position is for an obstetrician/gynecologist committed to becoming an independent clinical, translational, and/or basic science researcher in women’s reproductive health. It includes 2- to 5-years of intensive mentored research combined with patient care. The successful candidate will have experience formulating and conducting research studies, publishing manuscripts and applying for funding with a focus on women’s reproductive health. See for focus areas and mentors.

Candidates must be planning an academic career and 1) be a physician holding the M.D. or D.O. degree; 2) have completed postgraduate residency training in obstetrics-gynecology; 3) have completed or be in the final year of postdoctoral fellowship training in obstetrics and gynecology, if the candidate has chosen to subspecialize, or advanced training in clinical research; 4) identify an approved mentor or mentors with extensive research experience (; 5) commit at least 75% effort to conducting research and research career development; 6) not be or have been a PD/PI on an R01, R29 or subproject of a Program Project (P01), Center (P50, P60, U54) grant, >4 years on an independent mentored career development (K-series) grants, or other equivalent research grant awards; and 7) be a U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with experience and achievements.

Please apply online at AP RECRUIT ( ) and submit
1) Curriculum vitae
2) 1-2 page letter of intent outlining your research plan and potential mentors
3) 2 letters of recommendation.

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

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Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research - 1-2 page letter of intent outlining your research plan and potential mentors

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2 letters of reference required