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Adjunct or In Residence Faculty Position - Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Application Window

Open date: March 29th, 2021

Last review date: Wednesday, Sep 15, 2021 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: Thursday, Sep 29, 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 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) invites applications for one or more full-time faculty positions at any rank, in the In Residence or the Adjunct series, with a start date as early as of Jan 2022.

The UCSF Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics provides a supportive academic environment for original methodological research and ample opportunities for collaboration, including with the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Pepper Center and the Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, as well as teaching and mentoring as part of our Master’s Degrees in Clinical Research, Global Health and Health Data Science and the Epidemiology and Translational Science and Global Health Sciences PhD programs.

Duties: The successful candidate is expected to conduct collaborative research with biomedical scientists, maintain their own research program, and carry a light teaching load (typically 1 to 2 quarter-length courses per year or the equivalent). We will consider any area of research compatible with current departmental programs. This is an opportunity to join an energetic, involved Biostatistics program at one of the nation’s top medical research institutions.

Qualifications: PhD in Biostatistics or a closely related field expected by the start date. Preference given to candidates with strong interest and experience in collaboration and consulting in a biomedical environment and excellent teaching/mentoring and communication skills. Preferred areas of expertise include analysis of longitudinal and time-to-event data, risk prediction modeling, structural equation modeling, mediation analysis or causal inference. Candidate’s application materials must state qualifications (or if pending) upon submission.

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 by submitting a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, statements of teaching and research, a statement of contributions to diversity, and the names and contact information of three references. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the positions are filled.

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Job location

San Francisco, CA