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Adult Hereditary Cancers and Experimental Therapeutics

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 13th, 2017
Last review date: December 13th, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: May 13th, 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.


University of California, San Francisco
Department of Medicine-Hematology/Oncology

Health Sciences or Clinical X Assistant/Associate Professor - combined position in Adult Hereditary Cancers and Experimental Therapeutics.

The Department of Medicine of the University of California, San Francisco and the Division of Hematology/Oncology invite applications for a full-time faculty position in the Health Sciences or Clinical X series at the Assistant or Associate Professor level for a combined position in Adult Hereditary Cancers and Experimental Therapeutics.

Clinical Care and research activities will be divided approximately evenly between a growing Hereditary Cancers Clinic and a well-established Experimental Therapeutics Program/Phase 1 Clinic. It is anticipated that the incumbent will integrate these programs, and will develop a clinical research program in this interface. In addition, the incumbent will provide faculty oversight of the integration of genetic testing in solid tumor cancer patients in the clinical cancer center.

Applicants must have an MD, Boarded/Eligible Medical Oncology, Clinical Experience in Cancer Patients with Hereditary Cancers, including familiarity with genetic testing approaches. Clinical Experience in a Phase 1 setting. Clinical research experience, including protocol development. Training in human genetics as pertaining to cancer.

Rank and compensation will be commensurate with experience. Interested candidates should apply via the UCSF Academic Personnel URL:

Please submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of research, statement of teaching, and contact information for three references.

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

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 references required (contact information only)

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