Division of Rheumatology - HS Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor
University of California, San Francisco
Location: San Francisco, California
Required Education: Doctorate/Professional
Higher Education Institution
Internal Number: JPF03599
DIVISION OF RHEUMATOLOGY DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO (UCSF)
The Rheumatology Division of the Department of Medicine at UCSF is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time (100% effort) faculty position at UCSF Health. The selected candidate will be appointed at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical series.
Faculty in the HS Clinical series are salaried appointees in the health sciences who teach, participate in patient care, and may participate in University and/or public service and scholarly and/or creative activities. Faculty in this series teach the application of basic sciences and the mastery of clinical procedures in all areas concerned with the care of patients.
This position has two principal responsibilities:
A) Provide direct patient care 4 half-days a week in the UCSF Health Lupus Clinic as well as attend on the rheumatology inpatient consult service 1 month a year (beginning in the second year on faculty).
B) Participate in the conduct of interventional trials and observational studies in lupus in the UCSF Health Rheumatology Clinical Research Center. Opportunities for involvement in other research related activities such as designing and leading SLE clinical studies and analyzing data will also be available.
The faculty member will have opportunities to supervise and teach fellows, residents and medical students.
Qualified applicants should hold an MD degree. ABIM-certification and clinical training and Rheumatology board certification is required. Formal training and experience in clinical research methods is required. An advanced degree in clinical research is highly preferred.
Please apply online and include 1) cover letter including a statement of research, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) a contribution to diversity statement with information how the applicant’s past experiences and/or future plans to advance diversity, equity, and inclusion. Please submit application to UCSF AP Recruit at: https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF03599. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.