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Director – UCSF Cardiovascular Research Institute

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 21st, 2017
Last review date: March 14th, 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.


Director – UCSF Cardiovascular Research Institute
School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

The School of Medicine at UC San Francisco seeks an outstanding individual to lead its Cardiovascular Research Institute ( - a prestigious research institute housed in the 232,000 square foot Smith Cardiovascular Research Building on the Mission Bay campus, and home to more than 37 core principal investigators in basic and translational cardiovascular-focused research. The successful candidate will have exceptional creative vision, administrative and organizational skills and a national reputation as a leader in cardiovascular research. The individual chosen will have major responsibilities for the overall direction of the research and education programs of this distinguished Institute. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with other Departments on cardiovascular-related research programs and faculty recruitment. Must have MD, PhD, or equivalent. Applicants must be qualified for appointment as a professor.

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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.

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San Francisco, CA



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