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Cardiovascular Research Faculty Position

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 28th, 2019
Next review date: Tuesday, Mar 31, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Wednesday, Apr 28, 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.


Cardiovascular Research Faculty Position

The Gladstone Institutes is a renowned center of excellence focused on applying basic science to the problem of heart disease. Gladstone is highly collaborative and closely affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and located in the rapidly expanding Mission Bay area of UCSF. Gladstone is comprised of the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, the Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology, and the Gladstone Institute of Datascience and Biotechnology, together providing a rich and diverse basic science community.

Gladstone, in conjunction with the department of Biochemistry and Biophysics and other relevant programs at UCSF, seeks to recruit in the area of cardiovascular science. We invite applications from scientists with Ph.D., M.D., or M.D/Ph.D. degrees who are establishing or have established a research program in cardiovascular research.

The applicant should have a demonstrated interest in understanding the basic mechanisms of cardiovascular disease. Research interests in cardiovascular disease genetics, genomics, epigenetics, stem cell biology, metabolism, or developmental biology will provide synergistic opportunities with other faculty at Gladstone.

Candidates will be considered at all levels. The successful candidate will be appointed in the department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at UCSF and may be affiliated with UCSF programs such as the Cardiovascular Research Institute ( and the Institute for Human Genetics (, as well as appropriate graduate programs.

Interested candidates must send a curriculum vitae, cover letter, a brief description of research interests, a teaching statement, a statement of contributions to diversity, and three references (contact information only) to

For other inquiries, please contact:

Benoit G. Bruneau, Ph.D.
Professor and Director
Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease

Please reference Vacancy No. ____

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
  • 3 required (contact information only)