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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Adjunct, Clin X, In-Res) Pediatric Allergy/Immunology

Position overview

Position title: Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
Salary range: The posted UC Salary scales set the minimum pay at the appointment as determined by appointment type and if applicable, rank and/or step. The base pay range for this position is $155,000 - $235,000. Salary is negotiated annually. Additional compensation may be available if the position includes membership in the Health Sciences Compensation Plan. UC Salary information can be found here:

Application Window

Open date: March 20, 2024

Next review date: Sunday, Jun 30, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, Mar 20, 2025 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 University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Department of Pediatrics ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The Division of Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology at UCSD and Rady Children's Hospital of San Diego ( Specialists of San Diego are seeking Clinical Allergists/Immunologists and Clinical or Translational Physician Researchers.

The Pediatric Allergy/Immunology Section is a team of 7 faculty physicians, 2 affiliate physicians, 2 nurse practitioners, 5 clinical research coordinators, and several dedicated nurses and medical assistants. The team cares for a diverse range of patients with allergic and immunologic disorders from a large catchment area throughout Southern California, Western Arizona, Northern Mexico, and the outer Pacific Islands. We foster excellence in clinical care and translational innovations through intra-specialty clinics including food allergy, drug allergy, immunodeficiency, and recurrent fever disorders, and multidisciplinary clinics for severe asthma, eczema, and eosinophilic esophagitis. The Allergy/Immunology division in the Department of Pediatrics, its affiliates, and its adult counterpart in the Department of Medicine at UCSD have a strong track record of basic and translational research and provide a unique collaborative research environment, as well as participating in national and international multicenter clinical trials.

We are seeking physicians to join our team to provide clinical care in general allergy and immunology in the outpatient setting and inpatient consultations. We are enthusiastic about mentoring allergists/immunologists at all stages of their careers. This position is an exciting opportunity to continue the tradition of strong clinical care and further develop clinical and translational research at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, California.

The successful candidates will be expected to support the mission of delivering high-quality care across the spectrum of allergic and immunologic disease, teaching fellow and resident trainees, and scholarly activities while promoting an environment that supports diversity, equity, and inclusivity among faculty, students, and staff. The successful candidates may also lead or participate in research related to one or more of the division-related academic interests for the benefit of the children and their families that we care for.

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

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:


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidates must have an MD or equivalent or an MD/PhD in health-related fields.

Candidates must be eligible for a California medical license or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the Medical Board of California.

Candidates must also be board-certified or board-eligible in Allergy and Immunology.

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
  • 0-3 required (contact information only)

References may be requested from finalists.

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