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Division Chief of the Neuro Oncology Division

Application Window

Open date: September 21st, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Nov 2, 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: Monday, Mar 21, 2022 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

The UCSF Department of Neurological Surgery is recruiting a Division Chief for its Neuro Oncology Division. The position involves directing the extensive neuro oncology program which sees the vast majority of all adult patients in Northern and Central California, and from all 50 states and abroad, with primary and secondary brain neoplasms, spinal cord tumors, menigiomas and skull base tumors, and Neurofibromatosis. The successful candidate must have neuro oncology fellowship training and experience leading an academic neuro oncology program. An NIH funded research program is highly desirable but not mandatory. Close collaboration and affiliations with the UCSF Cancer Center including the Precision Cancer Medicine program, as well as, The Weill Institute of Neuroscience will also be involved. The UCSF Neuro Oncology Program is part of the Brain Tumor Center which also encompasses it’s basic and translational research laboratories along with the brain tumor SPORE grant, Program Project Grant, low grade glioma consortium (Loglio), Oligodendroglioma Imaging center (NICO), Glioblastoma Precision Medicine Program (GPMP), and Caregiver and Survivorship programs. International applicants are welcome to apply.

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UCSF 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.

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Job location

San Francisco, CA