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Department of Neurology and Weill Institute for Neurosciences Clinician/Clinical Investigator

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UCSF School of Medicine, Department of Neurology and Weill Institute for Neurosciences
Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
In Residence Series

The Department of Neurology and Weill Institute for Neurosciences at UCSF invites applications from exceptional investigators at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor who are well qualified to lead investigations of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other neurodegenerative disorders. The successful candidate will have developed a rigorous laboratory-based research program focused on the mechanisms and treatment of neurodegeneration and will have a track record of high-impact publications. Applicants must have an MD or PhD. Outstanding credentials as a clinician and clinical investigator will be considered additional strengths, although they are not required. The individual will work closely with other investigators at the Weill Institute of Neurosciences to translate key discoveries into clinical investigations and trials. This is a rare opportunity for an accomplished and highly motivated individual to join a growing team of investigators at the new Weill Institute for Neurosciences located at UCSF’s burgeoning Mission Bay campus.

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply online at

UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. UCSF is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity 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


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required