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Want to work with leading experts in the field of reproductive health, improving the lives of women around the world through research, training and advocacy? Join us! Below are the current job opportunities at the UCSF Bixby Center. For details on qualifications and requirements, see the full job descriptions. To apply for faculty positions, use the UCSF AP Recruit portal. To apply for staff positions, use the UCSF Careers portal.


Current job opportunities

Clinical Research Coordinator, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health. The Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) will help conduct contraceptive clinical trails  at San Francisco General Hospital. The CRC will perform independently to manage research protocols, and coordinate data collection and operations of several concurrent clinical research studies. 

Communications Specialist, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health. The Communications Specialist will be the key communications hub for all the projects and programs under the Bixby umbrella, and have responsibility for all internal and external Bixby communications channels. The ideal candidate will work skillfully with many stakeholders to translate scientific findings into plain English for multiple audiences. Passion for reproductive health and justice are a must. Graphic design, HTML/CSS and analytics skills are a plus. 

Research Data Analyst, Institute for Health Policy Studies. The Research Data Analyst will help to evaluate multiple sexual and reproductive health programs within California. Through technical assistance and occasional site visits, the Analyst will help state agencies implementing Adolescent Sexual Health programs gather accurate data about their performance. Basic qualitative and quantitative analysis skills are a must.

International Subcontract Analyst, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health. The International Subcontract Analyst is a senior finance position focused on managing and monitoring budgetary compliance for international subcontractors and collaborators of the Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health. The analyst will work with programs and subrecipients to prepare budgets, manage subcontract agreements and ensure invoices comply with relevant guidelines. This position will also work directly with the UCSF Global Health Institute’s Global Program in Research and Training (GPRT), an NGO in Kenya, and will train in-country subcontract staff. Candidates must be willing to travel to Africa at least twice yearly.

Communications Manager, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences (Ob/Gyn & RS). The UCSF Ob/Gyn & RS Department seeks a Communications Manager to oversee and execute both internal and external communications. Internally, the manager will facilitate collaboration, create community and foster a shared departmental identity. Externally, they will help the Department engage diverse audiences and partners effectively. The ideal candidate will be capable of both strategic thinking and day-to-day execution of communications tactics, including managing the Department's website and social media.

Short-Term Consultant, ANSIRH. ANSIRH seeks a short-term consultant to develop a database of different measures and scales of empowerment supported by the University of California Global Health Institute's Center of Expertise on Women’s Health, Gender, and Empowerment. The work can be completed in the Bay Area or from a remote location and is expected to last from August 2017 until December 2017. This position is ideal for those holding or pursuing an advanced degree and interested in gender and women’s empowerment. 

National Office Specialist, Ryan Program and Fellowship in Family Planning. The National Office Specialist will conduct analyses and support the operational needs of the Ryan Residency Program and the Fellowship in Family Planning, two national training initiatives with over 90 programs and 320 faculty across the country. The Specialist will manage priorities and direct support for the Ryan Program and Fellowship directors at the National Office, requiring interaction with faculty across the country, as well as consultants. They will produce complex meetings, manage multiple projects simultaneously, create informational documents, coordinate accounting and oversee the collection of program data.

Faculty Researcher, Program in Woman-Centered Contraception. The Department of Family and Community Medicine's Program in Woman-Centered Contraception seeks a researcher (MD, PhD or other relevant doctoral degree) with established productivity in the field of family planning. Candidates must have graduate-level training in quantitative and qualitative research, at least 10 publications in peer-reviewed journals, and must have have obtained extramural research funding in PI or Co-PI status. Academic rank and track will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Faculty Members, Bixby Center. The UCSF Bixby Center seeks researchers (MD, PhD or DrPH) with extensive experience, a distinguished publication record in reproductive health research and a robust research portfolio. These are soft money positions; successful candidates have full funding for three years and be able to describe their funding portfolio. Academic rank and track will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 


How to apply

To apply for a staff position, go to the UCSF Careers portal, click on “Search openings” and find the position by entering the program name or position title in the keyword box. If you have not used the UCSF Careers website before, you will need to create a user account to submit an application. This guide describes the steps to apply.

To apply for a faculty position, go to the UCSF AP Recruit portal and enter the position title in the search box. If you have not used AP Recruit before, you will need to create a user account to submit an application. This guide describes the steps to apply.


Our commitment to equal opportunity

The University of California, San Francisco, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Further information about the University of California, San Francisco, is available at UCSF seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.