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Pediatric Endocrinology - Health Sciences Series - Gender Health

Position overview

Salary range: $143,500 - $241,393

Application Window

Open date: March 16, 2023

Next review date: Wednesday, Jan 31, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Mar 15, 2024 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, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital seek a new faculty member with substantial clinical expertise in Gender Health to join the growing Division of Endocrinology.

The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology includes 12 faculty members and a thriving fellowship program. Faculty provide inpatient and outpatient endocrine services in multiple locations throughout the greater Los Angeles Area. UCLA supports world-renowned research, and our faculty includes two NIH-funded physician-scientists.

Academic rank will be commensurate with experience, though significant experience in providing gender-affirming care for transgender/nonbinary youth is required. Applicants must be board certified/eligible in Pediatric Endocrinology. Duties include primarily patient care, along with teaching of fellows and residents, and participation in research or other scholarly endeavors that will lead to academic promotion. Experience in teaching is a strong plus.

Interested candidates can apply online at:

Salary Range: The posted UC salary scales [] set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5, APU 4 [].

The salary range for this position is $143,500 - $241,393. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan [], which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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Basic qualifications (required at time of application)
  • M.D. or equivalent
    • Board certified/eligible in Pediatric Endocrinology
    • Experience in providing gender-affirming care for transgender/nonbinary youth

Application Requirements

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

  • 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 EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Reference check authorization release form - Complete and upload the reference check authorization release form

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 6-8 letters of reference required

Letters will be used as part of the appointment dossier

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Job location

Los Angeles, CA