University of California, Riverside

School of Medicine



Staff Positions


Open Staff Positions

Below are a list of open positions within the UC Riverside School of Medicine. Applications for these staff positions are submitted through the UCR Office of Human Resources.

Clinic Manager

The clinic manager is responsible for the overall operations in developing and maintaining a well-functioning and compliant physician office clinic. This will include, but not limited to: staffing, training, financial/budgetary, billing, ensuring the correct coding when designating patient diagnosis or visit information, policy making, patient satisfaction, and provider/employee engagement. Will supervise staff and oversee the functions provided by the front office coordinators, surgery schedulers, medical assistants, and clinic leads. There will be three full time employees hired into this position to support the infrastructure and growth of the UCR Health clinical enterprise.

Contracts Analyst

The contracts analyst will collaborate closely with the supervisor to administer standardized and template based contracts for the School of Medicine (SOM). Ensures contracts are routed appropriately, approvals obtained, supporting documentation is in order, investigates discrepancies, and formatted consistent with policy. Will be responsible for the mechanism defined to track contract details to ensure timely and efficient administration. The incumbent will serve as a representative with various stakeholders to obtain and communicate information to resolve contract-related operational issues; and will maintain ongoing relationships.

EEG Technologist (Per Diem)

Under the general supervision of the director of epilepsy and clinic manager, the EEG technologist provides expertise required for electroencephalograph testing, telemetry testing, evoked potential testing, brain map testing and surgical monitoring. Also provides long term video EEG monitoring, spinal cord monitoring and corticography. Assists with the instruction and education of EEG Technologists, students and in-house staff. Assists in a variety of duties, including. scheduling patients, ordering supplies and completing test result data. Able to monitor IOM cases or willing to learn intra-operative monitoring, which may include functional cortical mapping, WADA monitoring, ABR, facial nerve, EMG, SSEP, and all other modalities included in adult, pediatric, and neonatal patients. All delivered in a patient centric environment.

This is a per diem position. Current time demand is 4 to 8 hours per month with plans for expansion and increased hours within the next year. The primary practice setting is out-patient with future in-patient duties.

Executive Director of Finance

Under general direction from the associate dean/chief financial administrative officer, the school of medicine executive director of finance leads the school's financial enterprise. The incumbent leads and manages financial management, budgeting, planning and operations which requires a deep understanding of the challenges facing the clinical, education, and academic components of a medical organization and of the financial system that supports it. The incumbent will establish operational objectives and work plans, and delegate assignments to subordinate managers. Senior management reviews the objectives to determine operational success. Manages, prepares, administers, and directs control of budget/organizational resources. Manages the activities of the financial analyst staff. Reviews and approves recommendations for financial planning and control. Directs activities that ensure division and department adherence to approved budget. Involved in developing, modifying and executing policies that affect immediate operation(s) and may also have organization-wide effect. Erroneous decisions or failure to achieve goals results in additional costs and personnel, and serious delays in overall schedules.

Financial Analyst

Under the supervision of the controller for the School of Medicine (SOM), the incumbent is responsible for providing financial analysis, reconciliation, financial reporting, and fiscal closing support to the school. The incumbent must be able to work under the pressure of constantly changing priorities, unanticipated urgent demands, and be comfortable in performing multiple tasks.

Hospitalist (Palm Springs Region)

Under general direction, hospitalists supervise and/or perform professional work in primary care medicine involving the examination, diagnosis, and treatment of patients at Desert Regional Medical Center and other UCR affiliate sites.

This is a per diem appointment. Per diem physicians are hourly paid appointees whose primary purpose is clinical service. These appointments have a variable schedule and cannot exceed 43%. These appointments may be on a pre-scheduled basis or as needed on a day-to-day basis as determined by the university.

At minimum, incumbents are required to be available to work at least one day per month and one major holiday per calendar year as needed by the department.

Hospitalist (Riverside Region)

Under general direction, Hospitalists supervise and/or perform professional work in primary care medicine involving the examination, diagnosis, and treatment of patients at Riverside Community Hospital (RCH).

This is a per diem appointment. Per diem physicians are hourly paid appointees whose primary purpose is clinical service. These appointments have a variable schedule and cannot exceed 43%. These appointments may be on a pre-scheduled basis or as needed on a day-to-day basis as determined by the university.

At minimum, incumbents are required to be available to work at least one day per month and one major holiday per calendar year as needed by the department.

Medical Assistant / Patient Care Coordinator

This position performs medical, technical, and administrative support services to contribute to the efficient day-to-day operations providing a positive patient experience. Clinical duties may include escorting patients to exam rooms, taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, assist in procedures, and other duties as directed by physician. Provides administrative support to the providers and interacts with patients by scheduling patient appointments in tandem with the provider availability, interacts with patients in person and on the phone, answers clinic phone, greets patient at check-in, collects patient information, updates/maintains electronic records, insurance verification, handles visit payments, ensures the clinic has needed inventory for operation, and performs clerical tasks.

This position will be assigned to work at various clinic locations in the inland empire. This position may be required to work different shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.


Medical Education Coordinator

Under the supervision of the Associate Director of Educational Instruction, this position is responsible for coordinating the daily operational activities in the areas of year 1 and year 2 medical education including organizing instructional activities, classes, and various course components (doctoring, clinical skills and problem-based learning small group sessions) for the clinical faculty and medical students. Assists with block coordinators and clinical threads to identify tutors/lecturers. Establishes back-up tutors/lecturers as necessary. Assists with weekly schedules for lecturers, tutors for year 1 and year 2 curriculums. Compiles notes for tutors/lecturers. Organizes classroom and small group sessions. Makes arrangements for faculty development sessions prior to each problem-based learning (PBL), clinical skills and doctoring sessions. Sets student groups and assigns tutor for each block to facilitate the problem-based learning, clinical skills and doctoring small group sessions. Coordinates and schedules students to visit with visiting nursing association (VNA), chaplains, coroners, dermatology and labor & delivery for medical students during the academic year. Coordinates weekly assessment and final exam for clinical faculty and students.

Nurse Practitioner

This position will work in conjunction with a supervising neurosurgeon will provide clinical expertise to acutely and chronically ill neurosurgery patients by taking detailed medical histories, performing exams, interpreting lab results, making diagnoses, and implement in- and out-patient treatment. Hospital duties include assisting in neurosurgical procedures, closing wounds, ordering and reviewing MRIs and CT scans, and making rounds. Collaborates with others in the clinic to assure smooth flow of patient care consistent with established quality indicators and participates in the overall coordination of patient care. The care delivered will be based on theoretical principals and scientific knowledge and in accordance with requirements set forth by the California Board of Registered Nursing.

The position's primary work location will be in the Inland Empire working in the UCR Health Clinic and in affiliate facilities. Additionally, this position may be required to be on call and work different shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.


Pediatric Hospitalist (Palm Springs)

Under general direction, hospitalists supervise and/or perform professional work in primary care medicine involving the examination, diagnosis, and treatment of Pediatric patients. These physicians will be assigned in the Palm Springs community providing services at Desert Regional Medical Center (DRMC) and other clinics/hospitals.

These are per diem appointments. Per diem physicians are hourly paid appointees whose primary purpose is clinical service. These appointments have a variable schedule and cannot exceed 43%. These appointments may be on a pre-scheduled basis or as needed on a day-to-day basis as determined by the university. At minimum, incumbents are required to be available to work at least one day per month and one major holiday per calendar year as needed by the department.

Physician Assistant - Neurosurgical

This position will work in conjunction with a supervising neurosurgeon will provide clinical expertise to acutely and chronically ill neurosurgery patients by taking detailed medical histories, performing exams, interpreting lab results, making diagnoses, and implement in- and out-patient treatment. Hospital duties include assisting in neurosurgical procedures, closing wounds, ordering and reviewing MRIs and CT scans, and making rounds. Collaborates with others in the clinic to assure smooth flow of patient care consistent with established quality indicators and participates in the overall coordination of patient care. The care delivered will be based on theoretical principals and scientific knowledge and in accordance with requirements set forth by the California Physician Assistant Board.

The position's primary work location will be in the inland empire working in the UCR Health Clinic and in affiliate facilities. Additionally, this position may be required to be on call and work different shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Physician Specialist (Per Diem)

Under general direction, the physician specialist practices medicine and surgery and is trained and certified in a specific area of medicine. Physician specialists diagnose and treat illness and injury; perform minor surgery and completes physical examinations; counsels and instructs patients; provides professional supervision of nurse practitioners; instructs and educates trainees and/ or staff; and may assist in public relations efforts.

Examples of specialty areas include, but are not limited to: pediatrics, cardiology, obstetrics & gynecology, maternal fetal medicine, general surgery, internal medicine, neurology etc.

This is a per diem appointment. Per diem physician specialists are hourly paid appointees whose primary purpose is clinical service. These appointments have a variable schedule and cannot exceed 43%.

These appointments may be on a pre-scheduled basis or as needed on a day-to-day basis as determined by the university. The salary for this position is commensurate with experience and area of specialty.

Residency Coordinator

The residency coordinator will assist medical students in the UCR School of Medicine with career plans in their selected specialty or developing alternate career plans, applying for residency programs, advising on residency program requirements and providing student support for medical students. Tracks post-residency process where students matched, applied and re-located. Prepares students for and oversees the Post-Match Supplemental Offer & Acceptance Program (SOAP) process for unmatched medical students. The incumbent will be the main point of contact for the Careers in Medicine Program, including assisting medical students on program requirements and providing student support services relevant to the application process. Works with the student affairs team to help organize and carry out major events and activities such as recruitment day, orientation week, graduation ceremonies and various wellness events.

Urgent Care Physician

Under general direction, urgent care physicians will be responsible for both direct patient care and for other administrative duties as designated by the medical director. In this position you will examine, diagnose, and treat patients of all ages for acute injuries, infections, and illnesses. You will counsel and educate patients and families about acute and chronic conditions, medical concerns, or health wellness. In addition, you will provide direction to clinical staff; and may instruct and educate trainees and/ or staff.

This is a per diem appointment. Per diem physicians are hourly paid appointees whose primary purpose is clinical service. These appointments have a variable schedule and cannot exceed 43%. These appointments may be on a pre-scheduled basis or as needed on a day-to-day basis as determined by the university. Monday through Friday shifts are 12 hour shifts and weekends are eight hour shifts.

This position's primary work location will be at MedPost Urgent Care in La Quinta, California; however, may be assigned to assist in affiliate facilities.

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General Campus Information

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

School Information

School of Medicine
2608 School of Medicine Education Building

Admissions Inquiries: (951) 827-7353
E-mail: medadmissions@ucr.edu

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