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

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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 for our Division of Academic General Pediatrics, Child Development and Community Health. One position is for a specialist in Adolescent Medicine with substantial experience in this specialized area of patient care.

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 an interest and substantial background and expertise in General Pediatrics and the clinical setting. Substantial experience in Adolescent Medicine is preferred.

Appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Series will determined by the successful candidate’s skills, qualifications and funding.

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 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. including list of publications and professional activities

  • Letter of Interest

  • Statement of Teaching

  • 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)