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Faculty Position in Biostatistics – Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 28th, 2016
Last review date: March 3rd, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: May 28th, 2018
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.


Division of Biostatistics
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) invites applications for full-time faculty positions at any rank, in the In Residence faculty series, with an expected start date of July, 2017.

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, as well as teaching and mentoring as part of our Master’s Degrees in Clinical Research and Global Health 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. Preference given to candidates with experience in collaboration and consulting in a biomedical environment and excellent teaching and communication skills.

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, and the names and contact information of three references. Applications open until the positions are filled, but to assure complete consideration please submit materials by January 31, 2017.

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San Francisco, CA

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