Faculty Opening - Medical and Biochemical Genetics - UCSD Department of Pediatrics
University of California San Diego
Location: La Jolla, California
Type: Full Time
Academic / Research
College / University
Internal Number: 3983501
Faculty Opening Medical and Biochemical Genetics UCSD Department of Pediatrics
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. The Division of Genetics is currently seeking to expand the Medical Genetics and Biochemical Genetics team.
The Division is actively involved in clinical care, research, teaching, and service. The Division sees more than 4,000 patients per year in a variety of clinics, primarily as outpatients at Rady Children's HospitalSan Diego, but also at UCSD Medical Center, throughout Southern California, and in Mexico. The ideal candidate will have a solid clinical background and a strong interest in the clinical, research and educational missions in an academic environment. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate a commitment to excellence by providing leadership in teaching, research, or service toward building an equitable and diverse scholarly environment. Leadership roles in the division may be available for select candidates.
Candidates must have an MD or MD/PhD or equivalent in Health Related fields, be board certified/board eligible in Medical Genetics and/or Biochemical Genetics. Candidates must have or be eligible for a California medical license or equivalent certification/permit as determined by the Medical Board of California.
Candidates with evidence of regional or national involvement in education and/or research activities (societies, conference presentations, abstract reviews, publications, grants, other) are preferred. Candidates with four to five years of clinical experience and a clinical and/or research focus in Genetics are also preferred.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.