University of California, Riverside

School of Medicine


Pediatrics (Health Sciences Clinical Professor Series Open Ranks)

About the Position

The Division of Clinical Sciences at the University of California, Riverside anticipates openings for health sciences clinical professors at the assistant, associate, and full professor level for clinical educators to participate in part-time and/or full-time Inpatient services in pediatrics in an academic setting. Applicant is required to have experience in providing care for inpatient pediatric patients, newborn exams, and ER consults. Experience and interest in chronic disease management and interdisciplinary teams are preferred. Excellent opportunities for teaching and pursuing other primary care/academic interests with time dedicated to teaching and scholarly activities. These positions are academic appointments in the non-senate health sciences clinical professor series to practice at the UC Riverside School of Medicine’s affiliated hospitals in the Palm Springs and surrounding areas. We anticipate openings in the hospitalists program as well as positions to support all facets of the new residency program.

UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification. Advancement through the faculty ranks at the University of California is through a series of structured, merit-based evaluations, occurring every 2-3 years, each of which includes substantial peer input.


Applications are being sought from degreed candidates eligible for licensure in the State of California by the time of employment. Candidates must have completed an ACGME accredited Pediatric Residency program and be board certified or board eligible with the American Board of Pediatrics. Clinical teaching is required. Positions are dependent upon funding. Applicant must qualify for UC Riverside and our affiliated hospitals medical staff privileges. Rank will be determined based on qualifications and experience. Initial appointments are for one year and renewal is based on availability of support. 

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.                                 

How to Apply

Choose appropriate link based on qualifications.

Pediatrics: Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor:

Pediatric Medicine: Health Sciences Associate/Full Clinical Professor:

Initial review of applications will begin on October 11, 2017 and applicants will be considered until the positions are filled.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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University of California, Riverside
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Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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School of Medicine
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