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Faculty in the Brain Tumor Center (BTC)

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 31st, 2017
Last review date: August 30th, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: January 29th, 2019
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.


The UCSF Department of Neurosurgery is seeking an assistant, associate, or full level professor to lead a research laboratory and program in developing viral therapies for brain tumors. The individual will be expected to be a principal investigator in the Brain Tumor Center (BTC) at UCSF. MD and PhD with extensive research experience with viral therapy for brain tumors in both preclinical and clinical settings, strong expertise in genetic engineering of viral vectors and basic understanding of cancer immunology are required. The person would direct this program and work with the director of the immunotherapy program Dr. Okada.

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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


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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

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