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Pediatrics Nocturnist-Health Sciences series

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 27th, 2021

Last review date: Monday, Mar 1, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.

Position description

The Department of Pediatrics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA seeks individuals with board certification/eligibility in General Pediatrics to serve as a pediatric nocturnist. This is a full-time position. Duties of the position include nighttime care for patients on the general pediatric ward teaching services and nursery. We are seeking applicants with excellent teaching skills who are interested in engaging in scholarly activities that will lead to academic promotion. Selected individuals will provide pediatric inpatient attending services and coordinate and supervise care in the emergency department, step down unit, and serve as a consult to pediatric subspecialists. Selected candidates will be based at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital (Westwood) and UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center. Individuals must be licensed or eligible to be licensed in California. Qualified applicants, please apply at this link:

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:
UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Job location

Los Angeles, CA