PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE FACULTY University of California San Francisco
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Department of Emergency Medicine is recruiting for Pediatric Emergency Medicine faculty. We offer two types of opportunities: 1) Mid Level Clinical Educators with fellowship training in Pediatric Emergency Medicine and 2) Clinician Investigators with a track record of successful research activities, as demonstrated by peer-review publications and funding. Academic rank and series will be commensurate with qualifications.
We seek outstanding pediatric emergency physicians with board certification or eligibility in Pediatric Emergency Medicine or primary certification in both Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics. For the research positions, the successful candidate will demonstrate outstanding and original research, a track record of funding, and a collaborative spirit. We also will consider mid level pediatric emergency medicine faculty with outstanding and original contributions in education and training, and/or noteworthy innovation in clinical practice.
The Department of Emergency Medicine provides comprehensive emergency services to a large local and referral population with approximately 130,000 visits a year at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital at Mission Bay, UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus, and Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (ZSFG). The new UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital and 19-bed Emergency Department opened in 2015. ZSFG, San Francisco’s only level 1 adult and pediatric trauma center, paramedic base station and training center, opened a new hospital in 2016, with a 59-bed emergency department, including a dedicated pediatric ED. The Department of Emergency Medicine serves as the primary teaching site for a fully accredited 4- year Emergency Medicine residency program which currently has 54 residents and directs several fellowships. Our department recently joined UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland in a joint fellowship program in Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Research is a major priority, with over 60 ongoing studies and nearly 150 peer-review publications in the past year. There are opportunities for leadership and growth within the Department and School of Medicine.
UCSF is one of the nation’s top five medical schools, and demonstrates excellence in basic science and clinical research, global health sciences, policy, advocacy, and medical education scholarship. The San Francisco Bay Area is well-known for its great food, mild climate, beautiful scenery, vibrant cultural environment and its outdoor recreational activities.
UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. UCSF 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. For additional information, please visit our website at http://emergency.ucsf.edu/
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.