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Faculty Position- Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (Ladder Rank)

Recruitment Period

Open date: September 25th, 2018
Last review date: Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


Faculty Position
Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (Ladder Rank)
Department of Physiology
UCSF School of Medicine

The Department of Physiology at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Outstanding candidates who use modern techniques and approaches to interrogate fundamental questions of physiology pertaining to cell, tissue, and organism-wide processes are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate is expected to have completed a PhD, MD, or an MD/PhD degree.

Our department is the home to world-renowned laboratories working in the fields of membrane physiology, cell biology, neuroscience, and metabolism ( The UCSF Mission Bay campus offers a vibrant atmosphere for collaboration among basic science and clinical departments, as well as state of-the-art research facilities. The successful applicant will be expected to establish an exciting, leading-edge research program and participate in graduate and postdoctoral training.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.

The University is an equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. AII qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Please apply online and submit a CV, cover letter, statement of contributions to diversity, and 3-4 letters of recommendation to:

Job location

San Francisco, CA


Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3-4 letters of reference required