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Musculoskeletal Pediatric Specialist

Recruitment Period

Open date: March 15th, 2017
Last review date: September 1st, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: September 15th, 2018
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.


Assistant Professor, Musculoskeletal Pediatric Specialist
Department of Pediatrics and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
UCSF School of Medicine and Benioff Children’s Hospitals

The UCSF Department of Pediatrics, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland and San Francisco are recruiting a Pediatric Musculoskeletal Pediatrician to provide diagnostic and interventional management for children with the full spectrum of musculoskeletal diagnoses. The selected candidate will be appointed to the Assistant Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series, and will hold a joint appointment in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Applicants must possess a medical degree and license, fellowship training in Musculoskeletal Pediatrics, and Board certification/eligibility in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics. The selected candidate will be expected to collaborate in investigative work that leads to publications in peer-reviewed journals and participate in teaching and mentoring activities for our medical students, residents, and fellows. The position will be based primarily at Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland and its satellite clinics, but will have full access to all UCSF sites and academic resources.

Applicants must apply online at with a cover letter, CV, and the names, titles, and e-mail addresses of three peer references who we may contact directly.

UCSF 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


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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 references required (contact information only)

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