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Cancer Biology Recruitment- In Residence Faculty Position

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 14th, 2019

Last review date: Tuesday, Dec 31, 2019 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, Apr 14, 2021 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.


Cancer Biology Recruitment – In Residence Faculty Position

The Department of Urology and the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of California, San Francisco are recruiting outstanding candidates for a faculty position. This position will be in the In Residence series at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level depending on qualifications and experience of the final candidate. Qualified candidates must possess an MD or PhD degree. The ideal candidate is expected to have an established vigorous research program and significant scientific achievements, as well as the ability to obtain independent research funding. As this position will be partially supported by a new UCSF initiative centered on prostate cancer research, the candidate’s research plans must include a focus on the biology of prostate cancer. Qualified candidates are expected to have contributed to teaching and training.

This is an excellent opportunity to join the outstanding, highly collaborative and diverse interdisciplinary scientific community of the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and the entire UCSF institution. The Helen Diller building is located at the Mission Bay campus, housing some of the world’s leaders in life sciences and clinical research, and neighbors the new UCSF Medical Center. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to bridge basic scientific research with clinical translational science and patient care.

Applicants will be considered until the position has been filled. Please submit curriculum vitae, cover letter, brief statement of your teaching and research interest, statement of contributions to diversity, and provide a minimum of 5 names and email addresses of references. The candidate of choice will be expected to submit a total of 6 references (contact information only) if he/she is appointed at the Associate or Full level.

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UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All 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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA


Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 5-6 required (contact information only)