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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, Adjunct, In-Residence)MED - Nephrology-Hypertension

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 22nd, 2018
Next review date: November 25th, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: October 22nd, 2019
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 Division of Nephrology-Hypertension at the University of California, San Diego ( is recruiting an academic nephrologist for a faculty position.

The selected candidate will assist in clinical management of kidney disease patients, both in chronic kidney disease and dialysis, will be actively engaged in research activities related to chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disorder. The position will (1) provide continuity of care for maintenance dialysis patients, (2) provide general nephrology clinical services in both inpatient and outpatient settings, (3) conduct and participate in research in kidney disease, and (4) participate in the educational and research missions of the University, Department, and Division.

Candidates must have an MD and be board certified/board eligible in Nephrology and a California medical licensure/eligibility is required. Candidates must have experience in nephrology consultation, critical care nephrology including continuous renal replacement therapy modalities, plasmapheresis, invasive procedures, end-stage renal disease care, bone biopsy procedures and a publication track record in clinically oriented research.

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.

Job location

San Diego, CA


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
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