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Bioinformatics Faculty - Assistant or Associate Professor

Recruitment Period

Open date: June 6th, 2017
Next review date: December 6th, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: December 6th, 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.


Job Description:
Assistant or Associate Professor in Residence or Ladder rank
Neurology/Broad Center

The Department of Neurology at UCSF is looking to recruit a faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. We are looking for faculty candidates with a strong background in bioinformatics, machine learning, and/or an interest in single cell genomics, and to have demonstrated significant achievement or promise in their field. An interest in neuroscience and/or cancer biology would be preferred, and bench space can be provided to support a wet lab program if needed. Candidates are required to hold a doctorate in informatics, computer science, epidemiology, biostatistics, or a related discipline with demonstrated experience/expertise in informatics. A primary affiliation with the Department of Neurology will be provided, along with co-appointments in the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research and the Institute for Computational Health Sciences. Candidates will be expected to teach and/or mentor graduate and medical students while developing extramurally-sponsored research programs.

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.

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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

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