The Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging is seeking a radiologist with fellowship training in nuclear medicine to serve as Section Chief for a new clinical section that is being established within the department, Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics. The selected candidate will be appointed at the level of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor in the Clinical X, in-Residence, or HS Clinical series depending on qualifications and interests.
Faculty are expected to develop a clinical and research program in molecular imaging. Responsibilities include clinical service, teaching, administration and research. Clinical services in the section include all diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in nuclear medicine, including nuclear cardiology, PET/CT, PET/MRI and molecular targeted systemic therapy. The Chief of the Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics section will be responsible for clinical operations in molecular imaging at UCSF as well as for integrating new diagnostic and therapeutic molecular imaging research into clinical practice. The selected candidate will oversee the training program, and will supervise and teach residents, fellows, medical students, and post-doctoral trainees in molecular imaging. Obligations will include clinical work primarily at UCSF Moffitt/Long Hospital, Mission Bay Hospital, and China Basin Landing, but may include clinical work at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, the VA Medical Center, and/or UCSF Mt. Zion Hospital, all of which are affiliated teaching, clinical and research facilities of UCSF.
The position requires an MD degree (or equivalent), ability to practice medicine in California, and completion of specialty training in nuclear medicine leading to certification by the American Board of Nuclear Medicine (or eligible). The requirements are to be met by the time of the faculty appointment start date.
Please apply online with CV, cover letter, and a statement of contributions to diversity at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF02279. In the cover letter please include a brief description of prior teaching and research experience.
UC San Francisco seeks candidates who experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
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.
Internal Number: JPF02279
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