The DFP exists to improve the health of the people of British Columbia. We are a dispersed department with numerous distributed sites, undergraduate, postgraduate and midwifery programs, and an increasingly active research program. In the Lower Mainland, the postgraduate program has teaching sites in St. Paul’s, in Children’s and Women’s Hospitals. Additional residency sites exist in Prince George, Victoria, Chilliwack, Nanaimo and Kelowna as well as a more dispersed rural program throughout the BC and Yukon. The undergraduate program has teaching sites spread throughout the province. Currently, there are over 4000+ clinical faculty members, 100+ staff members, and 30+ faculty members.

Within the Department, we offer numerous career opportunities for faculty and staff. We also encourage you to browse our postings below and the UBC Careers page.

Why Join Our Department?

  • Workplace flexibility
  • Learning opportunities from accomplished faculty and researchers
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Career and growth opportunities

The Department posts all available openings on the UBC Staff Careers or Faculty Careers page. Openings may include faculty teaching, leadership and administrative roles along with staff administrative and program support positions.

Don’t see a role today that matches your experiences and skillset? You can send us your resume, including a description of your area of expertise and interests in our Department. If there is a fit and future role that may be of interest, we will get in touch with you if anything comes up. Due to high volume of inquiries, we may be unable to respond to them all, however we would like to hear from you and learn more about your interests in potentially joining our Department.  

To submit your CV, please complete the following form here.


Check back frequently to view our latest job postings.

  • Finance Coordinator

    UBC’s Family Practice Postgraduate Program (FPPG) is a two-year training program accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC). It is the largest Postgraduate training program within the Faculty of Medicine at UBC and one of the largest in Canada. Additionally, its Enhanced Skills (ES) Program offers family physician graduates training in 17…

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  • Director, Rural Scholars Program

    The Department of Family Practice within the Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC) invites applications for a part-time (0.2 FTE) position of Director, Rural Scholars Program. In partnership with the Rural Coordination Centre of British Columbia, we are accepting applications for a Program Director in British Columbia to provide leadership to…

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  • Senior Program Assistant, Chilliwack Site

    The Senior Program Assistant provides diversified and complex administrative support for the Family Practice (FPPG) Postgraduate Program at the Chilliwack Site. The incumbent is responsible for core operational functions of the FPPG program at the site: they will coordinate the resident academic and clinical experiences, implement procedures and processes, facilitate Site Director/Site Faculty initiatives, and…

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  • Lead, Family Practice Faculty Development (UGME)

    The University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, in collaboration with the Provincial Government, is committed to training the health professionals of the future.  The Lead, Family Practice Faculty Development (UGME) contributes to the leadership and development of faculty development initiatives that support family practice in the Undergraduate Medical Education Program (UGME). The Lead, Family…

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Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.