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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, Adjunct, In-Residence) Academic General Pediatrics, Child Development & Community Health

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 14th, 2019

Last review date: Tuesday, Oct 13, 2020 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: Friday, Nov 13, 2020 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 new clinical faculty in General Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine, and Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics to join our Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Child Development & Community Health.

The Division has clinical practices in multiple locations providing outpatient medical care for children, adolescent, and young adults aged birth to 21 years. Our team is comprised of exceptional faculty and staff committed to providing outstanding clinical care and training for the next-generation of pediatricians. In addition to clinical excellence, we are proud to have several faculty members with highly successful teaching and research programs that reflect the wide range of needs in breastfeeding, travel medicine, eating disorders, medically fragile and diagnosis resulting in developmental/behavioral issues. As a result of our superior faculty, the Department of Pediatrics at UC San Diego has earned the respect of the international community as one of highest ranked teaching programs within the institution.

Candidates must have an MD or equivalent and be board certified or eligible by the American Board of Pediatrics. Candidates must have or be eligible for a California medical license or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the Medical Board of California.

Candidates with fellowship training in General Pediatrics, and/or Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics, or two years of equivalent clinical experience, and a proven ability to work collaboratively across Pediatric disciplines are preferred. Candidates who are academic physicians with strong clinical skills and interest in medical student and/or resident education and teaching are preferred.

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 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:

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.


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.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)