Assistant Professor in Residence - Department of Neurological Surgery
The Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking two (2) lab-based investigators at the assistant level to conduct tumor-related research in the UCSF Brain Tumor Center, and to be part of Neuro-Oncology Program of the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center. The candidate should have a PhD or MD/PhD in area of biologic science relevant to brain tumors, a minimum of 3 years of post-doctoral training, and a proven ability to do high-quality research that is related to, or potentially relevant to, the underlying biology, diagnosis, or treatment of brain tumors. Area of Particular interest are brain metastasis, stem cell biology, and immunology/immunotherapy, although other areas of investigation will also be considered. Successful candidates will be expected to build an NIH-funded independent research program as well as to interact with the vibrant scientific and brain tumor communities at UCSF.
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.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.