Employer FAQs

How do I advertise an opportunity to UCSF graduate-level students and postdocs?

To post a position, first register an account with us. Review of account requests take 1-2 business days. Once your registration request is approved, you will be able to login to create a posting. Job postings will remain visible for 30 days. You may update, modify, or delete your posting at any time by logging into your account and editing your posting directly. We do not post on behalf of employers, nor will we modify your job listing unless it breaches our stated criteria (see below).

What kinds of opportunities or jobs can I post?

The OCPD Opportunities and Job Board accepts the following types of open positions:

  • Internships – paid, and geared toward post-graduate health and life science fields
  • Full-time positions – paid, and geared toward post-graduate health and life science fields
  • Temporary positions – paid, duration of position clearly defined, and geared toward post-graduate health and life science fields

We do not post work-study or physician opportunities.

Why was my account registration rejected?

The OCPD Opportunities and Job Board is specifically tailored to our health and life science students and scholarsUCSF does not have undergraduates in any field of study. If your company/institution/agency does not have a clear affiliation with the health and life sciences fields, your registration may not be accepted. If you have additional questions, please email us at [email protected].

Why was my job deleted?

The OCPD Opportunities and Job Board is specifically tailored to our health and life science students and scholarsUCSF does not have undergraduates in any field of study. If your opportunity is not related to the health and life sciences fields, is unpaid (unless clearly defined as a volunteer position), and/or is geared for undergraduate-level applicants, your posting may be deleted. If you have additional questions, please email us at [email protected].

Recruiters -- you may post up to 5 opportunities or jobs at any one time. We will delete postings that exceed this number by removing the most recent.

Why don’t you post caregiver opportunities?

Our students and scholars seek opportunities related specifically to their sub-field specialties. If you need to fill for a caregiver job, we suggest posting with LinkedInIndeedCraigslist, or by reaching out to specific caregiver agencies in your area.

The OCPD Opportunities and Job Board curates potential opportunities specifically for UCSF students and scholars. The content of the job listing is solely the responsibility of the employer, and is not an endorsement from the UCSF Office of Career and Professional Development.

Additional questions? Contact Gabriela Monsalve PhD, Program Director for Career Exploration, Experiential Learning, and Employer Engagement

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