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Assistant/Associate Professor – Breast Oncology Program

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 30th, 2019

Last review date: Thursday, Jan 16, 2020 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: Friday, Apr 30, 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.

Position description

University of California, San Francisco
Department of Medicine-Hematology/Oncology

Assistant/Associate Professor – Breast Oncology Program

The Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Division of Hematology/Oncology are recruiting for a new faculty member in e Breast Medical Oncology Program at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.

Candidates must have an MD Degree, be ABIM board certified or eligible in medical oncology, and have a strong clinical background in the care of patients with breast cancer. The position is open to individuals interested in any of the following career paths:

  • Development of an independent laboratory-based research program;
  • A focus on clinical and/or translational research, including but not limited to clinical trials, biomarkers, health care outcomes, global health, and quality of life;
  • An emphasis on patient care, while supporting the research efforts of the Breast Oncology program.

The successful candidate will be expected to be an active participant in the Breast Oncology program in the context of an established multidisciplinary team. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to become a member of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center with access to all core resources and abundant opportunities for collaboration. The amount of clinical time associated with the position will be dependent on the extent of, and funding for, the individual’s research (and/or administrative) efforts. The appointment will be made at a rank and compensation compatible with the candidate's qualifications and experience.

Rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should apply online UCSF Academic Personnel URL:

Please submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of research, statement of teaching, statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for three references.

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.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Job location

San Francisco