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Faculty Position in Biostatistics – Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 21st, 2017
Last review date: January 25th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: June 21st, 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.

Description

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 2018.

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 expected by the start date. 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 https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF01705 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 applicants are encouraged to apply within one month of the appearance of this announcement.

Job location

San Francisco, CA

Requirements

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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