UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program and Central California Faculty Medical Group (CCFMG) are currently recruiting for academic general pediatric faculty at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate or full Professor rank. The successful candidate must have completed a pediatric residency be board certified or eligible in pediatrics and hold a current US medical license at the time of hire. The responsibilities include teaching residents and students and providing inpatient and ambulatory coverage, and covering a large newborn service. Bilingual Spanish/English is desirable but not required. Interest or experience in patient-based research is advantageous. Academic rank and salary will be consistent with the successful candidate’s professional background. The UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program sees patients in a Regional Medical Center and has very successful faculty practice sites.
The program is based in Fresno, California, where residents enjoy a high standard of living combined with a low cost of living. The result is a quality of life uniquely Californian, yet surprisingly affordable. Limitless recreational opportunities and spectacular scenery is all accessible in a community with abundant affordable housing. While there is much to see and do in Fresno, the city is ideally located for fast, convenient getaways to the majestic Sierra (just 90 minutes away) as well as the scenic Central Coast, just two and one-half hours away. Fresno is the only major city in the country with close proximity to three national parks, including renowned Yosemite National Park.
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.
As a regional medical campus, the University of San Francisco, Fresno Medical Education Program is a proven national model, structured to compete in a rapidly changing health care environment that demands the highest models of technological advances and the best-trained physicians. The new UCSF Fresno Center for Medical Education and Research provides an exciting venue for UCSF Fresno to fulfill i...ts commitment to innovation through research forums and educational courses, focusing on cutting edge technology and clinical analysis. As we move ahead, UCSF Fresno will continue to grow by looking for trends in medicine that define and embrace the future to meet the Valley’s health care needs. Through it’s network of partner hospitals including Community Medical Centers, Children’s Hospital Central California and the VA Central California Health Care System, medical students and residents train in state-of-the-art facilities where superior patient care is the cornerstone.