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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, Adjunct, In Residence) General/Adolescent Med Pediatrician (Clinician)

Recruitment Period

Open date: August 8th, 2018
Last review date: Sunday, Jun 2, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Thursday, Aug 8, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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 Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Diego ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. We are currently seeking General Pediatricians and/or Adolescent Medicine Physicians for our Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Child Development and Community Health.

This is an exciting time to join Pediatrics at UCSD, as there has been considerable growth in the department and development of our mission under the leadership of Dr. Gabriel G. Haddad. Resources in the Department of Pediatrics include a Clinical Research Program, and strong basic, clinical, translational and community-based research programs. Resources at the University of California, San Diego include the Joint UCSD/SDSU Doctoral Program in Public Health, the Altman Clinical and Translational Research Institute, Rady School of Management, and the Global Health Initiative. Furthermore, San Diego offers the opportunity to work with diverse populations, including a border community and 18 Indian tribes/bands. The 100+ Community Health Centers in San Diego County offer strong collaborative opportunities for its Division members and colleagues.

Candidates must be MDs or MD/PHDs, have California medical license/eligibility, and board certification/eligibility.

The preferred candidate will be an academic physician with substantial background and expertise in General Pediatrics or Adolescent Medicine. The candidate will have strong clinical skills and an interest in medical student/resident education.

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:
Adjunct Professor – see:
In-Residence Professor - see:

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

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

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

Job location

San Diego, CA


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

  • Cover Letter

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