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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor (HS Clinical, Clinical X) Family Medicine Clinician

Application Window

Open date: September 18th, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Apr 19, 2021 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: Saturday, Sep 18, 2021 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.

Position description

The Department of Family Medicine and Public Health (FMPH) at the University of California, San Diego’s School of Medicine (, is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body.

We invite applications for one or more faculty positions from those interested in an academic career involving the practice and teaching of full spectrum family medicine to medical students and residents. Clinical responsibilities may include inpatient care, obstetrics, and outpatient procedures depending on Department need.

The Department also offers opportunities to teach and mentor in UCSD’s Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree program. Collaboration is also possible with faculty in the new Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science as well as other School of Medicine departments and in the basic sciences, social sciences, and engineering departments across the UC San Diego campus.

Candidates must have an MD or DO degree by the time of appointment. MD and DO candidates must have completed an ACGME-certified Family Medicine residency training program and be board certified or board eligible in Family Medicine. Candidates with an MD or DO must have or be eligible for a California medical license as determined by the Medical Board of California.

Scholarly interests and progressive accomplishment in scholarly activity or practice-based research are preferred. Skills and fellowship training in Integrative Medicine are also desirable.

At the time of the new appointment, proposed candidates must show evidence of outstanding qualifications through letters of recommendation, teaching evaluations, and patient satisfaction assessments.

Appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. Series will be determined by the successful candidate’s skills, qualifications and experience. Position maybe full-time or part-time subject to funding.

A link to full descriptions of the series is provided for your review:

HS Clinical Professor - see:
Clinical X Professor - see:

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded. As a member of the Health Sciences Compensation Plan, the appointee should be aware that there are limitations on outside professional activities and clinical moonlighting is expressly prohibited. Additional information can be found here:

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 veteran's status.

Application Requirements

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)