Division of Rheumatology - Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor

  • University of California San Francisco
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
Full Time Academia Education

Job Description


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 in the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical or Clinical X 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://apptrkr.com/2776304. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

To receive full consideration, please submit all materials prior to March 11, 2022.

The Division of Rheumatology has a strong commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. The Division values a supportive and interdisciplinary team where each member is an equal contributor and diversity is promoted.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that 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.