Faculty and Staff Employment

University of California San Diego

Department of Anesthesiology


The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of California San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.


Assistant, Associate or Full Project Scientist - Traumatic Brain Injury

The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of California San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and seeks a Project Scientist with experience performing traumatic brain injury experiments.

Selected candidate(s) will have independent decision making related to supervising visiting scholars, interns and volunteers. Provide expert scientific knowledge and follow-through from development, execution, analysis, publication and if necessary, revision, of experiments. Will independently write and submit grant proposals and manuscripts.

Candidates must have an MD or PhD or MD/PhD with an emphasis relevant to the field traumatic brain injury experiments. Candidates with an MD must be board certified/eligible in internal medicine and be eligible for a California Medical License. Candidates must have a strong background in animal surgery experience and knowledge of animal anatomy and physiology.

Appointment will be at Assistant, Associate or Full Project Scientist level based on background and years of experience.

Applications must be submitted through the UC San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF02074.


Assistant, Associate, or Full Clinical Professor


The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of California San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and is seeking a general anesthesiologist faculty. Candidates must have a MD, MD/PhD, or PhD degree. Candidates with an MD must be board eligible/certified in anesthesiology, and be eligible for a California medical license. 

The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience. A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02059


Assistant, Associate or Full Research Scientist 


The Department of Anesthesiology  at University of California, San Diego, is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and seeks an Assistant, Associate, or Full Research Scientist. 

Multiple opportunities for collaborative research will be available. Candidates must have an MD or PhD or MD/PhD with an emphasis relevant to Anesthesiology. Candidates with an MD must be board eligible/board certified in internal medicine and eligible for a California medical license.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01955


Assistant, Associate or Full Project Scientist


The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of California San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and seeks a Project Scientist.

As a Project Scientist, you will be responsible for the design, execution, and interpretation of scientific research experiments related to animal models of shock and metabolic diseases. In addition, the candidate will lead the in vitro research efforts aimed at elucidating basic mechanisms affecting the pathophysiology of shock and obesity. Opportunities for collaborative research will be available. Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to participate in and develop research protocols, establish independent funding, scholarly and creative activity.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01882


Assistant, Associate or Full Clinical Professor

The Department seeks non-tenured faculty members at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor ranks. Rank and Series will be commensurate with candidate’s experience and qualifications. Salary based on current UC Salary Scale.

All positions require demonstrated excellence in patient care, clinical teaching and a commitment to scholarly and creative activity. Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to participate in and develop clinical research protocols and to establish independent funding. Applicants must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Anesthesiology. Eligible to obtain a California Medical License required. Sub-specialty expertise in cardiac, neuro-critical care, regional anesthesia and liver transplant is desirable, as well as working in an Ambulatory Surgery setting.
Assistant, Associate, or Full Clinical Professors – link to full description http://www.ucop.edu/academic-personnel-programs/_files/apm/apm-278.pdf

Submit Cover letter, CV and separate statement describing past experience in activities that promote diversity and inclusion and/or plans to make future contributions to https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01758


Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Liver Transplant Anesthesiologist

Candidates must have an MD and be board eligible/certified and Fellowship trained Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist with TEE Certification with Liver Transplant experience. Candidates must be eligible to obtain a California Medical License. Candidates must have demonstrated excellence in patient care and clinical teaching.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01795


Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist 

Candidates must have an MD and be board eligible/certified and Fellowship trained Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist with TEE Certification. Candidates must be eligible to obtain a California Medical License. Candidates must have demonstrated excellence in patient care and clinical teaching.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01794


Staff Employment

Thank you for your interest, however the Department of Anesthesiology does not have any open staff positions at this time. Please check again soon. For other career opportunities at the University please click here.