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Professional Research Positions | Department of Neurology

Application Window

Open date: April 1, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Jan 4, 2023 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, Oct 1, 2023 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

Professional Research Positions | Department of Neurology
UCSF School of Medicine and UCSF Health

The Department of Neurology is recruiting for positions in the Professional Research series at the Assistant, Associate, and Full ranks. This role is expected to provide research expertise in the fields of Neurology or Neuroscience, including neuroimaging, statistical genetics, data generation and analysis, bioinformatics, machine learning, and related areas.

Candidates must possess a doctoral degree (or its equivalent) and unique and essential research expertise in the fields of Neurology or Neuroscience by the time of hire. CV and/or cover letter must state qualifications (or explain if pending) upon the submission of your application to AP Recruit.
Preferred qualifications include completion of postdoctoral fellowship and experience as a principal investigator on a grant, or a demonstrable track record of independent research.

Please apply online at with a CV, cover letter, statement of research, and contact information for three professional references.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

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

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy found here:

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.