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Division of Cardiology - Physician-Scientist or Translational Scientist

Application Window

Open date: March 1, 2022

Next review date: Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Sep 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

The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, is searching for a physician-scientist or translational scientist with a research program in cardiovascular genetics. Applicants must hold a PhD, MD, MD/PhD, or MD/MPH degree(s) and must be qualified for appointment at the level of an Assistant Professor or higher. The ideal candidate will have an established research program focused on genetics of cardiovascular disease, pathophysiology of monogenic or polygenic cardiovascular diseases, population genetics of cardiovascular disease and/or other areas of cardiovascular genetics research. Physician-scientist candidates will also have demonstrated a clinical interest and expertise in caring for patients with inherited cardiovascular disease or for those at elevated risk for cardiovascular disease due to genetic propensity, possibly including dilated cardiomyopathy, arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy, atherosclerosis, or vascular disease.

Please apply online at Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

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 (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

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

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA