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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, Adjunct, In-Residence) Nuclear Medicine

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 14th, 2019

Last review date: Sunday, Oct 4, 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 Radiology ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The department is seeking qualified candidates with expertise in Nuclear Medicine and an interest in clinical service and teaching of medical students, fellows and residents.

The University of California, San Diego Medical Center is located in San Diego, California and is a level I trauma center in the region. The department performs more than 400,000 examinations per year and has approximately 150 full-time and part-time faculty. All imaging equipment is state of the art. The department has active multidisciplinary collaboration with other departments.

The UC San Diego Medical Center is an 808-bed acute care and tertiary referral facility. Protected research time and research support are available. The hospital is an NCI-designated cancer center with multidisciplinary research opportunities available.

San Diego County is world-renowned for its natural beauty, perfect year-round climate, gorgeous locales on the Pacific Ocean and incomparable recreational opportunities. Great cultural opportunities abound in San Diego County as well as in nearby Los Angeles.

Candidates must have an MD or DO and be board-certified or board-eligible in diagnostic radiology and/or Nuclear Medicine. Candidates must have or be eligible for a California medical license or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the California Medical Board. Candidates must be eligible to hold UC San Diego Physician and Surgeon Medical Group membership. Candidates must be trained in Nuclear Medicine with sufficient expertise in cross sectional imaging. Candidates must have proven leadership skills.

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)