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Physician-Scientist, Experimental Pathology Research

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 10th, 2018
Last review date: July 31st, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: July 11th, 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.


Physician-Scientist, Experimental Pathology Research
The Department of Pathology
University of California San Francisco

The Department of Pathology at the University of California San Francisco seeks outstanding physician-scientists for a full-time faculty position with research and teaching responsibilities at the Assistant Professor level in the tenure-track (Ladder Rank) series. The successful candidate will direct an independent basic or translational research program focused on any area of biomedical science related to human disease, including cancer biology, development and stem cell biology, cell injury, and inflammation. Additional duties will include departmental and university teaching for graduate students, medical students, house-staff and fellows, and clinical service commensurate with the individual’s qualifications and interests. She/he will be proposed for membership in the Biomedical Science (BMS) Graduate Program, and other graduate programs consistent with research interests.

The successful candidate must possess an MD or MD-PhD degree, be Board Certified (or eligible at the time of appointment) in Anatomic Pathology, and be currently licensed to practice medicine in California. A minimum of two years demonstrated postdoctoral research experience is required. Individuals with a documented record of grant support are highly desirable. Salary and appointment rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and training.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of research, statement of teaching, and names and contact info of three references within one month of the appearance of this announcement to:

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 required (contact information only)

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