University of California San Francisco

Our Mission

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery will provide the highest quality of patient care, conduct innovative clinical, basic science, and translational research, and train the next generation of global leaders in Orthopaedic surgery.

 

Our Vision

 Pioneering musculoskeletal discovery and innovative care to transform lives.

 

Feb 21, 2024  
Assistant or Associate Academic Professional Researcher The UCSF REACH Center/Informatics Core/Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is seeking for a highly motivated Assistant or Associate Academic Professional Researcher within the Informatics Core (UCSF Reach Center) in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. This open- position is part of an initiative to expand and diversify our team of researchers who have expertise in biomedical informatics and electronic health records extraction and analysis. Candidates should hold expertise in using deep/machine learning in the incorporation of multi-modal data such as medical imaging and actigraphy in order to create computational models for predicting patient-specific treatment outcomes for orthopedic. This research could potentially lead to improved surgical and non-surgical outcomes by augmenting clinicians with AI. Candidates will be expected to will design and execute studies throughout the project, analyze and interpret results,...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Jan 06, 2024  
CERTIFIED PEDIATRIC ORTHOTIST / PROSTHETIST or CERTIFIED PEDIATRIC ORTHOTIST Department of Orthopaedic Surgery An exciting opportunity to join the University of California, San Francisco’s growing Orthotic and Prosthetic Centers. We are looking for highly qualified pediatric professionals who’s clinical, teaching, and research experience has prepared them for a challenging and exciting career at a top-10 university hospital. We are seeking leaders of industry who provide the highest quality of service and strive to improve the state of the science at UCSF and beyond. The mission of the Orthotic and Prosthetic Centers at UCSF is to provide the finest care, service, innovative design, and research in the field of orthotics and prosthetics, by uniting a team of expert professionals dedicated to improving the lives of patients worldwide. All members of the UCSF O&P team are leaders in their profession and are devoted to helping patients rediscover independence and achieve their...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Dec 06, 2023  
CLINIC MANAGER, CERTIFIED ORTHOTIST, CERTIFIED ORTHOTIST / PROSTHETIST Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Academic Administrator Series UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. Incumbent will work as full-time clinician in the Orthotic and Prosthetic Center in a large medical university setting which includes several Intensive Care Units, Rehabilitation Units, Acute Care Units and many Out-Patient Clinics for service of patients with a wide variety of medical diagnoses. Candidate will be responsible for clinical evaluations, implementation of a wide assortment of orthotic/ prosthetic treatment modalities, and technical fabrication of orthotic / prosthetic devices. Candidate will also be responsible for assuming a supervisor role of two or more clinicians within the department; ensuring efficient clinical flow and quality of care. Applicant will be required to create...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Oct 25, 2023  
TRAUMA AND FOOT AND ANKLE ACADEMIC POSITION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant/Associate Professor Level Position The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for an Orthopaedic Surgeon with Orthopaedic Trauma fellowship training and Foot and Ankle fellowship training or interest. This full-time appointment will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, commensurate with experience. The incumbent will participate in departmental clinical, teaching, and research activities at the University of California, San Francisco through the Regional Medical Center-San Jose and Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer reviewed journals. The selected individual will also be responsible for and provide an integral role to teach clinically relevant topics for residents, medical students, and fellows....
University of California San Francisco San Jose, CA, USA
Sep 21, 2023  
Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician - ACADEMIC POSITION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant, Associate, Full Professor Level The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for a board-eligible or board-certified Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician with clinical expertise to diagnose and manage the full spectrum of sports medicine conditions affecting both children and adults. The candidate should also have expertise in musculoskeletal ultrasound for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. The candidate should have experience in team coverage and demonstrated interest in both team coverage and mass event coverage. The selected candidate will be appointed to the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical, Clinical X, or In-Residence faculty series. The incumbent will participate in clinical teaching and research activities at the Orthopaedic Institute and other affiliated UCSF sites....
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Aug 17, 2023  
ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY HIP AND KNEE ARTHROPLASTY ACADEMIC POSITION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant, Associate, Full Level The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for a board-eligible or board-certified Orthopaedic Surgery with subspecialty expertise in hip and knee arthroplasty. The selected candidate will be appointed to the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series. The position will participate in clinical care activities based primarily at UCSF Marin Health and its satellite clinics, but will have full access to all UCSF sites and academic resources. The incumbent may support the Arthroplasty fellowship. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer reviewed journals. Requirements: Applicant must have all requirements met by time of hire: A valid...
University of California San Francisco Marin County, CA, CA, USA
Aug 11, 2023  
ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY MSK/Neuromuscular/Trauma Physiatrist ACADEMIC POSITION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant, Associate, Full Level The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for a Physiatrist with experience in musculoskeletal, neuromuscular and trauma care and electrodiagnostics in an academic or multispecialty setting. The selected candidate will be appointed to the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series. This position may be based in San Francisco and other specialty locations. The selected candidate will participate in clinical care activities at our outpatient and surgical facilities. The selected candidate will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer reviewed journals. Requirements: Applicant must have all requirements met by time of hire: • A valid...
University of California San Francisco San Mateo, CA, USA
May 12, 2023  
Junior, Assistant, or Associate Specialist - Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Laboratory for Musculoskeletal Crosstalk The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is seeking a Non-Faculty Academic Junior, Assistant, or Associate Specialist position in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Laboratory for Musculoskeletal Crosstalk run by Dr. Kelsey Collins. In the Collins lab, we leverage interdisciplinary approaches in bioengineering, endocrinology, and physiology to determine molecular mechanisms of tissue crosstalk in osteoarthritis. The incumbent will be responsible for supporting the molecular, cellular, and tissue biology activities of the laboratory by participating in induced pluripotent stem cell culture, editing of cell lines, histology, animal husbandry and others. They will also independently perform more complex biological analyses using new and established approaches, and support the development of new protocols and application of spatial transcriptomic and proteomic...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Mar 25, 2023  
TRAUMA ACADEMIC POSITION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant/Associate Professor Level Position The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for an orthopaedic surgeon with trauma and sports medicine subspecialty expertise. This full-time appointment will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, commensurate with experience. The incumbent will participate in departmental clinical, teaching, and research activities through the Regional Medical Center of San Jose, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, and affiliated healthcare facilities. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer reviewed journals. The selected individual will also be responsible for and provide an integral role to teach clinically relevant topics for residents, medical students, and fellows. Requirements: All of the requirements...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Mar 03, 2023  
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is seeking an Assistant, Associate, or Full Specialist Non-Faculty Academic position in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Skeletal Mechanobiology laboratory run by Dr. Tamara Alliston. The incumbent will be responsible for supporting the skeletal molecular, cellular, and tissue biology activities of the Alliston Laboratory by participating in primary osteocyte culture, genome editing of bone cell lines, skeletal histomorphometry, and others. They will also independently perform more complex biological analyses using new and established approaches, and support the development of new protocols and application of spatial transcriptomic and proteomic analyses to mineralized tissues. The position requires someone who can manage and lead an independent project while also providing support to other projects and people in the laboratory. The incumbant will participate in animal handling, record keeping, data management, communication with...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Feb 17, 2023  
Adult Hand, Upper Extremity and Musculoskeletal Reconstruction Surgeon (ACADEMIC POSITION) UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant or Associate level The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco is recruiting a board certified or eligible hand fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon with an interest in upper extremity reconstruction and microvascular free tissue transfer. A secondary trauma fellowship or shoulder elbow fellowship experience is desirable but not necessary. The candidate will provide diagnostic and interventional management with a full spectrum of musculoskeletal diagnosis for adult populations. The emphasis of the practice will be on trauma reconstruction of musculoskeletal injuries. The selected candidate will be appointed to the Assistant or Associate Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series, according to experience and qualification. The selected candidate will...
University of California San Francisco San Jose, CA, USA
Feb 14, 2023  
IGOT (Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology) Junior Research Specialist The IGOT - Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Global Research Initiative offers a 10-month to 1-year opportunity for third and fourth year medical students interested in orthopaedic surgery and global health. The specialist research position is designed to build upon fundamental skills and hands-on research experience critical to implementing orthopaedic research projects globally. The position will include the design and implementation of projects with our global partners and affiliates as well as a structured curriculum reviewing the various processes in conducting research. The position is embedded into IGOT's programs and includes specific responsibilities based on project needs and objectives. IGOT is based at the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute (OTI) at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, and travel is determined by the project or global partner need. Specialists...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Feb 03, 2023  
PEDIATRIC PHYSIATRIST ACADEMIC POSITION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant or Associate – Level The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for a board eligible or board-certified Pediatric Physiatrist with experience in neuromuscular care, including but not limited to Spina Bifida, Cerebral Palsy, chemodenervation, Intrathecal Baclofen Pump Management and electrodiagnostics, in an academic or multispecialty setting. The incumbent will participate in departmental clinical teaching, and research activities at the Orthopaedic Institute at our Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland and at Mission Bay. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer reviewed journals. The incumbent will also be responsible for and provide an integral role to teach clinically relevant topics for residents as well as medical students and fellows. Requirements:...
University of California San Francisco Oakland, CA, USA
Jan 12, 2023  
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon (ACADEMIC POSITION) UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UCSF School of Medicine Assistant/Associate Level The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco is recruiting for a Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon to care for the full spectrum of pediatric orthopedic conditions. Sub-specialty training is encouraged but not required. The selected candidate will be appointed to the Assistant / Associate Professor rank of the Health Sciences (HS) Clinical, Clinical X, or In Residence faculty series, according to experience and qualification. The selected candidate will be expected to collaborate in investigative work that leads to publications in peer-reviewed journals and participate in both didactic and bedside teaching and mentoring activities for our medical students, residents, and fellows. The position will be based at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals in San Francisco and Oakland, as...
University of California San Francisco Oakland, CA, USA
Nov 24, 2022  
Junior Specialist – Schneider Lab Under the supervision of the Principal Investigator (PI), the incumbent will participate in developmental biology research projects directed towards understanding molecular and cellular mechanisms of skeletal patterning and differentiation in bone, cartilage, muscle, and tendon. Incumbent will be assigned their own projects as well as help support projects of key lab personnel, assist in, and learn how to perform surgery in avian embryos, cell culture, and standard molecular biology techniques including but not limited to DNA cloning and isolation, PCR, RNA isolation, RT-PCR, protein isolation, and western blot analysis. Incumbent will assist with sample collection, preparation, and analysis of biological specimens using techniques including histology, immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, μCT, and morphometrics. Incumbent will perform general molecular and cellular biological experiments. In addition, incumbent will order supplies, perform...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Nov 17, 2022  
Assistant/Associate Health Sciences Clinical Professor/ Physical Therapist: Orthopedic 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 administered in the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science. The UCSF Faculty Practice serves a broad range of patients (adolescents to elders) with a variety of musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, integumentary, and cardiovascular and pulmonary rehabilitative needs of patients living with and beyond cancer and other chronic illnesses. The applicants for this position 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 • Maintain an active...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Nov 10, 2022  
University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry Division of Orthodontics Clinical Faculty Position in Orthodontics The University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry invites applications and nominations for full-time and part-time clinical faculty members in Orthodontics at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Full Professor rank in the HS Clinical or Clinical X series. Program leadership opportunities will be available to individuals with appropriate experience and credentials. The Division of Orthodontics is recognized for clinical and academic excellence, up-to-date clinical facilities, and offers an exceptional research environment. Numerous opportunities are available for clinical and / or research collaboration within the Dental School, and other UCSF health schools. Candidates must have a dental degree (DDS, DMD or equivalent), advanced training in orthodontics, and be Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics or be Board-eligible. Prior...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Nov 03, 2022  
Hernandez Research Group Professional Non Faculty Academic (NFA) Associate Researcher Position Requirements Summary Position for highly motivated Professional Non Faculty Academic (NFA) Associate Researcher is available with the Program in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco. Candidate will be hosted in a highly interactive, collaborative, and friendly laboratory with emphasis on mentorship and personal growth. Candidate will be expected to carry out specific experiments at the laboratory bench to enable the broader mission of the lab. These studies will include basic molecular biology techniques, polymer synthesis, microbial culture, and microscopy. The candidate will be expected to identify resources to develop a leading laboratory examining interactions between living organisms and materials science, including facilitating collaborations across campus. These experimental approaches will require the candidate to be highly engaged and proactive in a...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA
Oct 08, 2022  
PHYSIATRIST ACADEMIC POSITION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant/Associate Level The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for a board-eligible or board-certified Physiatrist with experience in musculoskeletal care, interventional spine procedures, and electrodiagnostics in an academic or multispecialty setting. The incumbent will participate in departmental clinical teaching, and research activities at the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute at Zuckerberg San Francisco General and Trauma Center as well as our practice at Regional Medical Center in San Jose. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer reviewed journals. The incumbent will also be responsible for and provide an integral role to teach clinically relevant topics for residents as well as medical students and fellows. Requirements: Applicant must have all requirements met by time...
University of California San Francisco San Jose, CA, USA
Sep 30, 2022  
TRAUMA ACADEMIC POSITION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO Assistant/Associate Professor Level Position The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is recruiting for an orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training in orthopaedic trauma. This full-time appointment will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, commensurate with experience. The incumbent will participate in departmental clinical, teaching, and research activities at the University of California, San Francisco, including Marin General Hospital, the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, and affiliated hospitals. The incumbent will be expected to collaborate in clinical and/or basic research as well as publish subsequent results in peer-reviewed journals. The selected individual will also be responsible for and provide an integral role in teaching clinically relevant topics for residents, medical students, and fellows. Requirements: • A...
University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA, USA