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Cancer Biology Recruitment – In Residence Faculty Position

Application Window

Open date: July 12, 2022

Most recent review date: Wednesday, Dec 7, 2022 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: Friday, Jan 12, 2024 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

Cancer Biology Recruitment – In Residence Faculty Position

The Department of Urology and the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of California, San Francisco are recruiting outstanding candidates for a faculty position. This position will be in the In Residence series at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level depending on qualifications and experience of the final candidate. Qualified candidates must possess an MD and/or PhD degree. The ideal candidate is expected to have an established vigorous research program and significant scientific achievements, as well as the ability to obtain independent research funding. As this position will be partially supported by a new UCSF initiative centered on prostate cancer research, the candidate’s research plans (current or future) must include a focus on the biology of prostate cancer. Qualified candidates are expected to have contributed to teaching and training. Applicant’s materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission. All qualifications must be met by time of appointment.

This is an excellent opportunity to join the outstanding, highly collaborative and diverse interdisciplinary scientific community of the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center and the entire UCSF institution. The Helen Diller building is located at the Mission Bay campus, housing some of the world’s leaders in life sciences and clinical research, and neighbors the new UCSF Medical Center. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to bridge basic scientific research with clinical translational science and patient care.

Applicants will be considered until the position has been filled. Please apply online at with a curriculum vitae, cover letter, brief statement of your teaching and research interest, statement of contributions to diversity, and provide a minimum of 5 names and email addresses of 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 Teaching

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

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 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.