The Division of Clinical Sciences at the University of California, Riverside is recruiting faculty members in the Department of Psychiatry and Neuroscience in the Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical Professor series, at the Assistant, Associate or Full professor rank. We are seeking candidates to participate in a full-time inpatient clinical practice, providing care for patients requiring neurology services. These positions offer excellent opportunities for teaching and pursuing a career in academic medicine, with time dedicated to teaching, research or scholarly activity, and University and professional service. Candidates will practice at the UC Riverside School of Medicine, UCR Health operated clinics and affiliate hospitals/clinics.
The UCR School of Medicine is a community-based medical school with a bold mission of training a diverse physician workforce and serving the medically underserved region of Inland Southern California. UCR is the fastest growing campus in the University of California system and is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. UC Riverside seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and/or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence as UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse 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.
The successful candidates must possess an MD or equivalent degree and be licensed to practice in the state of California by the time of employment. Applicants must be board certified with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. The successful candidate will also be expected to show a record of research or scholarly activities appropriate for the academic appointments in Professor of Clinical X or Health Sciences Clinical series. The successful candidates will also be expected to show a strong commitment to the education of medical students and residents. Applicants must qualify for medical staff privileges at UCR Health and our affiliated hospitals. Rank will be determined based on qualifications and experience.
Initial review of applications will begin on April 26, 2021, 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.
Internal Number: JPF01362
About University of California, Riverside
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is located approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.