Open Positions

Physical Therapist Positions:


For clinicians interested in working at the Faculty Practice, go to jobs.ucsfmedicalcenter.org.

  • Full-time: Staff Physical Therapist I/II/III- Rehab Services-Outpatient (PHYS THER): search Job ID 12077
  • Per diem: Physical Therapist, Per Diem - Rehab Services-Outpatient (PHYS THER 1 PD): search Job ID 12718

 

Faculty Positions:

 

UCSF Clinical Faculty

The UCSF Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science is seeking full-time members in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series (at the ranks of Assistant or Associate Professor) to provide Physical Therapy services to the UCSF Physical Therapy Faculty Practice, and to support its teaching programs in the UCSF/SFSU Graduate Program in Physical Therapy.

The mission of the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science is to provide evidence-based, patient-centered physical therapy services for the community, and to educate scholarly, socially sensitive clinicians, educators, and researchers in physical therapy and rehabilitation science who will lead the profession into the next century. Physical therapy students and clinical faculty participate as part of a team within an environment of health care that is patient focused, and directed towards building the scientific base of clinical practice, with an eye toward quality, accessibility, and efficiency.

The UCSF Faculty Practice serves a broad range of patients (adolescents to elders) with a variety of neurological and musculoskeletal challenges. The applicants for these positions are expected to:

  • practice evidence based, high quality care;
  • teach students in the clinical setting;
  • represent the Faculty Practice within UCSF and the surrounding communities; and
  • maintain an active dialogue with UCSF referring providers and within the UCSF Health community.

At time of hire applicants must hold a DPT degree and have an area of practice expertise, ideally as a Board-certified clinical specialist (at time of hire). The applicant must have a license to practice physical therapy in California or be eligible for licensure in California, and must have experience in patient care at time of hire. The candidates may be asked to participate in classroom teaching, and will instruct students in the Faculty Practice environments. This position is comprised of 90-95% patient care and 5-10% teaching in the UCSF/SFSU Graduate Program in Physical Therapy, which offers an Entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy degree program. The faculty member is expected to participate in university governance, faculty meetings, departmental administrative meetings, quality assurance programs and continuing education.

Academic rank and salary level will be based on the successful applicant’s experience. Applications will be considered immediately and accepted until these positions are filled. Should you have any questions, please address them to Anthony (Ekahi) Casino (anthony.casino@ucsf.edu). Interested applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, and the names and email addresses for five references to the AP Recruit system: https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF02541

UCSF seeks candidates whose 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.

 

UCSF Clinical Faculty Women's Health/Pelvic Health Specialist

The UCSF Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science is seeking full-time members in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series (at the ranks of Assistant or Associate Professor) to provide Physical Therapy services to the UCSF Physical Therapy Faculty Practice, and to support its teaching programs in the UCSF/SFSU Graduate Program in Physical Therapy.

The mission of the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science is to provide evidence-based, patient- centered physical therapy services for the community, and to educate scholarly, socially sensitive clinicians, educators, and researchers in physical therapy and rehabilitation science who will lead the profession into the next century. Physical therapy students and clinical faculty participate as part of a team within an environment of health care that is patient focused, and directed towards building the scientific base of clinical practice, with an eye toward quality, accessibility, and efficiency.

The UCSF Faculty Practice serves a broad range of patients (adolescents to elders) with a variety of neurological and musculoskeletal challenges. The applicants for these positions are expected to:
• practice evidence based, high quality care;
• teach students in the clinical setting;
• represent the Faculty Practice within UCSF and the surrounding communities; and
• maintain an active dialogue with UCSF referring providers and within the UCSF Health community.

At time of hire applicants must hold a DPT degree and have an area of practice expertise, ideally as a Board-certified clinical specialist (at time of hire) in Women’s Health/Pelvic Health. The applicant must have a license to practice physical therapy in California or be eligible for licensure in California, and must have experience in patient care at time of hire. The candidates may be asked to participate in classroom teaching, and will instruct students in the Faculty Practice environments. This position is comprised of 90-95% patient care and 5-10% teaching in the UCSF/SFSU Graduate Program in Physical Therapy, which offers an Entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy degree program. The faculty member is expected to participate in university governance, faculty meetings, departmental administrative meetings, quality assurance programs and continuing education.

Academic rank and salary level will be based on the successful applicant’s experience. Applications will be considered immediately and accepted until these positions are filled. Interested applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, statement of contributions to diversity and the names and email addresses for five references to the AP Recruit system: https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF02290.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose 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.

 

UCSF Clinical Faculty Neurologic Specialist

The UCSF Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science is seeking full-time members in the Health Sciences Clinical Professor series (at the ranks of Assistant or Associate Professor) to provide Physical Therapy services to the UCSF Physical Therapy Faculty Practice, and to support its teaching programs in the UCSF/SFSU Graduate Program in Physical Therapy.

The mission of the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science is to provide evidence-based, patient- centered physical therapy services for the community, and to educate scholarly, socially sensitive clinicians, educators, and researchers in physical therapy and rehabilitation science who will lead the profession into the next century.
Physical therapy students and clinical faculty participate as part of a team within an environment of health care that is patient focused, and directed towards building the scientific base of clinical practice, with an eye toward quality, accessibility, and efficiency.

The UCSF Faculty Practice serves a broad range of patients (adolescents to elders) with a variety of neurological and musculoskeletal challenges. The applicants for these positions are expected to:
• practice evidence based, high quality care;
• teach students in the clinical setting;
• represent the Faculty Practice within UCSF and the surrounding communities; and
• maintain an active dialogue with UCSF referring providers and within the UCSF Health community.

At time of hire applicants must hold a DPT degree and have an area of practice expertise, ideally as a Board-certified Neurologic clinical specialist (at time of hire). The applicant must have a license to practice physical therapy in California or be eligible for licensure in California, and must have experience in patient care at time of hire. The candidates may be asked to participate in classroom teaching, and will instruct students in the Faculty Practice environments. This position is comprised of 90-95% patient care and 5-10% teaching in the UCSF/SFSU Graduate Program in Physical Therapy, which offers an Entry-level Doctor of Physical Therapy degree program. The faculty member is expected to participate in university governance, faculty meetings, departmental administrative meetings, quality assurance programs and continuing education.

Academic rank and salary level will be based on the successful applicant’s experience. Applications will be considered immediately and accepted until these positions are filled. Interested applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, statement of contributions to diversity and the names and email addresses for five references to the AP Recruit system: https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF02289.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose 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.

 

UCSF Adjunct Faculty 

The Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science (DPTRS) at the University of California, San Francisco, invites applications for a 12-month, full-time Assistant or Associate level Professor in the Adjunct series (i.e. non-tenure track) for teaching in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. The Department also offers a PhD in Rehabilitation Science and two post-professional residencies in Orthopedics and Acute Care. Additional residencies are planned.

The Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science (DPTRS) is a clinical department within the School of Medicine, and includes 29 faculty members, DPT graduate students, Orthopedic Residents, Acute Care Residents, PhD students, and volunteer clinical faculty members. The DPTRS also operates three large faculty practice clinics, and a Health and Wellness Center. The DPT program is a joint program with San Francisco State University (adding another 5 faculty members).

Responsibilities will include teaching, scholarship, and service within the field of physical therapy with preference for candidates with expertise and documented excellence in neuromuscular rehabilitation, neuroanatomy, pharmacology, pathology, and/or evidence-based practice. There will also be opportunities to interact and teach advanced concepts to students in the PhD in Rehabilitation Science program and physical therapist residents in the Orthopedic Residency and/or Acute Care Residency program.

Important components of the position will be the use of contemporary pedagogical and instructional technologies for use in the classroom, specifically innovative approaches for teaching adult learners.

All faculty members are expected to develop an area of scholarship. Research experience and/or the demonstrated ability to bring research questions and findings into teaching is highly desirable. Salary and title will be commensurate with the candidate’s experience and training.

Required Qualifications:
• Must have (or in process of obtaining) PhD, EdD, or equivalent academic doctoral-level degree.
• Licensed as physical therapist or eligible for licensure in California by the time of hire.
• Relevant experience in teaching and clinical/basic/educational research.
• We seek outstanding individuals with a strong commitment to collaborative teaching and research.
• The ability to work with a highly productive team is critical to the success of this position.
• Applicant must have the degree requirement and the eligible for licensure in California met by time of hire.
• Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission.

Preference will be given to candidates with a well-conceived research agenda synergistic with current faculty interests and potential for securing extramural funding. Board certification is preferred but not required.

UCSF is a world-renowned Health System, located in one of the most desirable cities in the country. The physical beauty and diversity of San Francisco inspires visitors and residents alike.

Please apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF02747.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose 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.