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

Recruitment Period

Open date: September 21st, 2017
Last review date: October 15th, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: September 21st, 2018
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 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 and invites applications for one or more faculty positions interested in an academic career involving the practice and teaching of full spectrum family medicine to medical students and residents.

The Department also offers opportunities to teach and mentor in the Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree program and a PhD program in Public Health administered jointly between UCSD and San Diego State University. The Department has strong collaborative research programs facilitated by Centers of Excellence focused on Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Women’s Health, Cancer and Energetics, Tobacco Control, Health Behavior Change in Underserved Populations, Wireless and Population Health Systems, and Integrative Medicine. The Department also provides multiple opportunities for collaboration with colleagues in other School of Medicine departments and in the basic sciences, social sciences, and engineering departments across the UC San Diego campus. Additional opportunities include contributing to a newly established Institute of Public Health as well as collaborating within the School of Medicine.

Clinical responsibilities may include inpatient care and obstetrics. Skills in Integrative Medicine are also of interest but not required. In addition, the role of Office Medical Director may be an added consideration for recruitment. Proven accomplishment in clinical research is desired but not required. Demonstration of scholarly interests and progressive accomplishment will be expected.

Applicants must have an MD or DO, have completed a certified Family Medicine residency training program, be board certified or eligible in Family Medicine, and eligible for licensure in California. Board certification is a requirement of continued employment within two years of appointment. Candidates are expected to show evidence of outstanding qualifications through letters of recommendation, teaching evaluations, and patient satisfaction assessments. Preferred candidates will have demonstrated strong leadership and a commitment to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in an academic setting.

Appointment will be at the HS Assistant, Associate or Full Clinical Professor rank based on qualifications and experience. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and consistent with University of California pay scales.

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 status.

Job location

San Diego, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Letter of Interest stating Clinical and Teaching Experience along with Activities in Scholarly Activity if applicable

  • Teaching Evaluations (Optional)

  • 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 references required (contact information only)

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