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Professional Researcher- Youngho Seo Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 21st, 2019

Last review date: Friday, Dec 6, 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: Friday, May 21, 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.


Professional Researcher- Youngho Seo Lab

The Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging is looking for a researcher who is interested in a Full Professional Researcher position at UCSF.

Area of Specialization: Radiation detection physics and instrumentation

Responsibilities: Independent research project initiation, perform and oversee the tasks of significantly funded research projects, management and supervision of trainee research activities, writing of grant applications and peer-reviewed journal manuscripts

Required Qualifications: A PhD degree in a relevant discipline (e.g., physics, biomedical engineering, bioengineering, applied physics, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, radiological sciences) Minimum of 5+ years of research experience in ionizing radiation physics and instrumentation Track record of 20+ peer-reviewed publications Track record of significantly funded project leadership as PI or co-I.

Preferred Qualifications: Track record of independent research, Principal investigator for a grant, completion of post-doctoral fellowship, history of potential to develop a sustained source of research funding.

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.

Please apply online at, with a CV and a reference letter.

Job location

San Francisco, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 1 letter of reference required