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Division of Medical Genetics - Physician-Scientist

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 28th, 2018
Last review date: March 30th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: August 28th, 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.


Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics
UCSF School of Medicine and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital
In Residence Faculty Position

The Division of Medical Genetics in the Department of Pediatrics and the Institute for Human Genetics are recruiting a physician-scientist with an established laboratory research program in the area of genetics, genomics or developmental biology. Candidates must possess a medical degree and license, Board certification or eligibility in Medical Genetics, and a proven ability to work collaboratively across disciplines and departments. The selected candidate will be appointed at the Assistant, Associate, or full Professor rank of the In Residence faculty series, and will be proposed for faculty membership in the prestigious Biomedical Sciences (BMS) Graduate Program at UCSF.

Applicants must apply online at, where they will be asked to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research, and the names, titles, and e-mail addresses of three peer references who we may contact directly.

UCSF 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 (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

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