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Assistant, Associate & Full Professor (HS Clinical, Clinical X) Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 23rd, 2018
Last review date: January 6th, 2019
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: January 23rd, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO (UCSD), DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS (, AND RADY CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF SAN DIEGO ( are committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. We are seeking academic physicians at the assistant, associate or full rank to join our Division of Emergency Medicine.

RCHSD, a 377-bed level 1 Trauma Center, is the major regional primary and tertiary pediatric hospital and is the clinical home of UCSD Department of Pediatrics. The main campus ED has a census of over 100,000 visits per year and over 15,000 per year at our satellite site. The division also has 5 community pediatric urgent care centers with a combined census of about 50,000 visits per year. Selected candidates will join our staff of 35 PEM BC/BE attending physicians, 10 BC/BE pediatricians and 7 AHPs to provide coverage at both our main campus and satellite ED providing the majority of the pediatric emergency care for San Diego county.

Additionally, the Division has a strong commitment to clinical care, teaching and research. It runs an ACGME-accredited fellowship and has 5-6 fellows (total) in training each year. We are the pediatric emergency medicine training site for nearly 200 residents and over 50 medical students.

Candidates must have an MD and must be board certified or board eligible in pediatric emergency medicine. Candidates must be licensable in the State of California.

The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review:
HS Clinical Professor - see:
Clinical X Professor - see:

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at:

References 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 gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Diego, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Contributions to diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

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