THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO (UCSD), DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS (http://www-pediatrics.ucsd.edu), AND RADY CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF SAN DIEGO (http://www.rchsd.org ) are committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. We are seeking academic physicians/clinicians to join the Division of Infectious Disease (http://www.rchsd.org/programs-services/infectious-diseases/team/) and the Infectious Diseases subspecialty service at RCHSD.
Rady Children's Hospital, with 377 beds has expanded its acute inpatient pavilion and is now the largest children's hospital on the west coast serving about one million children for their medical and surgical care. Rady Children's Hospital has more than 200 medical and surgical specialists who are university physicians and have strong relationships with community pediatricians.
Candidates must have an MD or MD/PHD, be board certified/board eligible in Pediatric Infectious Diseases, and be licensable in the state of California. Candidates are required to show a demonstrated commitment to diversity and equity by submitting a Diversity Statement of past contributions and/or future plans of excellence in this area as part of their application for an academic appointment.
Preferred candidates will have experience in inpatient and outpatient infectious diseases clinical care, and/or the successful completion of a 3 year accredited fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases.
Appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank in the Clinical Series. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.
Review of applications will begin on March 31, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.
Interested applicants must submit a CV and a separate statement summarizing past or potential contributions to diversity (For further information about contributions to diversity statements, see http://facultyequity.ucsd.edu/Faculty-Applicant-C2D-Info.asp).
Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01041.
References (contact information or letter of recommendation) may be requested from all finalists.
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, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.