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Assistant Professor In-Residence

Recruitment Period

Open date: June 19th, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Oct 19, 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: Sunday, Dec 19, 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

Assistant Professor In-Residence
UCSF Department of Dermatology

The Department of Dermatology of the University of California at San Francisco is seeking to appoint a new faculty member at the Assistant Professor level to establish a research program focused on the immunology of neurocutaneous itch with the goal to eventually translating findings in the laboratory into therapeutic strategies for patients suffering from chronic inflammatory skin conditions. The successful candidate will also devote some of his/her time towards clinical care of patients with severe inflammatory skin disease, autoimmune, auto-inflammatory and other complex medical skin conditions. In addition, the candidate will be responsible for teaching residents, medical students, and housestaff. The appointee will be given laboratory space in the Health Sciences West building on the Parnassus Heights campus of UCSF, and will be a member of the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program.

Candidates are required to hold a MD or MD/PhD degree, and to have demonstrated achievement in their field. The deadline for applications to be considered in a timely manner is [June 30, 2020].

Contact: Applicants must submit her/his curriculum vitae, a 1-2 page summary of research accomplishments, a 1-2 page perspective on future research plans, reprints of major publications, a teaching statement, a statement of contributions to diversity, and submit 3 reference contacts.

Please apply online at

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that 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
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research -

    1-2 page summary of research accomplishments

    1-2 page perspective on future research plans

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Reprints of major publications

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Job location

San Francisco, CA