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UCSF Diabetes Center - Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor

Application Window

Open date: March 6, 2023

Most recent review date: Thursday, Jun 1, 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: Friday, Sep 6, 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

Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor
UCSF Diabetes Center

The Diabetes Center of the University of California at San Francisco is seeking to appoint new faculty members whose research program will focus on biomedical aspects of Diabetes. The Diabetes Center is chartered to investigate both type I and type II diabetes, as well as the development, differentiation and homeostasis of the cell types and tissues manifesting these diseases. Relevant research areas with this recruitment include mechanistic investigation as it relates to basic metabolism and diabetes physiology including (but not limited to) pancreatic islet biology, stem cell biology, adipocyte biology, central nervous system control of food intake, immunology/autoimmunity, and genetics/genomics.

The appointee will occupy space in the Diabetes Center on the Parnassus Heights campus of UCSF, and will be a member of the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program. Appointment at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level will be considered.

Candidates are required to hold a MD, PhD, or MD/PhD degree, and to have demonstrated achievement in their field. The deadline for applications to be considered in a timely manner. Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a 1-2 page summary of research accomplishments, a 1-2 page perspective on future research plans, and reprints of major publications, statement of teaching, cover letter, statement of contributions to diversity, and arrange to have three-five letters of recommendation to

The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5: The minimum base salary range for this position is $115,100-$305,900. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan ( which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

About UC San Francisco

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA