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Physician-Scientist Position in Infectious Diseases 2023-2024

Position overview

Position title: Associate Professor-in-Residence or
Professor- in-Residence
Salary range: The posted UC salary scales [] set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5. The salary range for this position is $193,200 - $411,500. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan [], which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Application Window

Open date: October 3, 2023

Next review date: Thursday, Feb 29, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Jun 28, 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 Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA seeks a physician-scientist for a full-time position at the associate or full professor ranks commensurate with experience. Candidates must have an established independent research program, a record of clinical excellence, in addition to proven teaching abilities. His/her/their research focus should be translational with an emphasis on infectious diseases processes. Priority areas of interest include transplantation related issues, virology, bacterial resistance, mycology, emerging infectious diseases or tuberculosis. Rich opportunities are available for cooperative research with UCLA scientists in many disciplines. Candidates must have an M.D. or M.D., Ph.D. and be board certified in Infectious Diseases and licensed or licensable to practice medicine in the state of California.

The Department encourages candidates to apply who have experience in and who have demonstrated commitment to working with students from diverse backgrounds and to improving access to higher education for disadvantaged students through teaching and mentoring activities.

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Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

An M.D. or M.D., Ph.D. is required.

Must be board certified in Infectious Diseases.

Candidate must have an established independent research program, a record of clinical excellence, and proven teaching abilities.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • 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

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

References will not be contacted without consent.

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Job location

Los Angeles, CA