Career Opportunities

With Us, You’ll Go Far

The Center for Better Beginnings is the foremost center for birth defects research, prevention and care. The Center is the umbrella name of all the work performed under UC San Diego’s Division of Environmental Science & Health in the Pediatrics Department.

Creating Opportunities for Health Equity

We’re deeply committed to building a culture of people working together to make systematic advancements in maternal and child health equity. We support a team of faculty, staff and volunteers who are dedicated to reaching the goal of everyone having an equal opportunity to live healthier lives—no matter their background, socioeconomic status or current state of health.

For information about current career opportunities, visit To refine your query to the Department of Pediatrics, use the search tool and enter the term “pediatrics”. Our job listings will reference the Pediatrics located in Kearny Mesa.

To learn about our post-doctoral fellowship in perinatal pharmacoepidemiology, please view our flyer and contact Dr. Gretchen Bandoli at for additional information.