The University of California San Francisco, Department of Emergency Medicine is recruiting for full-time faculty. We seek individuals who meet one or more of the following criteria: Clinically-oriented emergency medicine faculty with outstanding and original contributions in education and training, and/or noteworthy innovation in clinical practice; individuals with a track record of successful research activities, as demonstrated by peer-review publications and funding. Rank and series will be commensurate with qualifications.

The Department of Emergency Medicine provides comprehensive emergency services to a large local and referral population with approximately 130,000 visits a year at UCSF Medical Center, Zuckerberg San Francisco General (ZSFG), and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco. UCSF Medical Center, ranked as the best hospital in California, has a 29-bed ED, a 10-bed Observation Unit, and serves about 45,000 patients in the emergency department patients. ZSFG, a level 1 trauma center, paramedic base station and training center, opened a new hospital and 60-bed emergency department in 2016, including a dedicated pediatric ED. The Department of Emergency Medicine serves as the primary teaching site for a fully accredited 4-year Emergency Medicine residency program, which currently has 54 residents and fellowships in education, EMS, global health, toxicology, research, pediatric emergency medicine and ultrasound. Research is a major priority of the department with over 100 peer-reviewed publications each year. There is an active and successful health services research group, as well as in a number of other disciplines within EM. There are opportunities for leadership and growth within the Department and UCSF School of Medicine.

Board certification or eligibility in emergency medicine is required. All applicants should excel in bedside teaching and have a strong ethic of service to their patients and profession.

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is one of the nation’s top five medical schools and demonstrates excellence in basic science and clinical research, global health sciences, policy, advocacy, and medical education scholarship. The San Francisco Bay Area is well-known for its great food, mild climate, beautiful scenery, vibrant cultural environment, and its outdoor recreational activities.


UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. UCSF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for under-represented minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for covered veterans. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities and women. For additional information, please visit our website at