The Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a collagen biochemist for a full time faculty position. The selected candidate will be appointed at the level of Assistant in the Adjunct Professor series depending on qualifications and interests.
Faculty in the Adjunct Professor series are individuals who are predominantly engaged in research or other creative work and who participate in teaching, or individuals who contribute primarily to teaching and have a limited responsibility for research or other creative work; these individuals may be professional practitioners of appropriate distinction. The successful applicant should be a recognized expert in the biochemistry of extracellular matrix molecules and is expected to establish an independent and externally funded research program. Appointees with titles in this series also engage in University and public service consistent with their assignments.
Requirements: • PhD in Biochemistry and five (5) years of postdoctoral training • Demonstrated expertise in using biochemical approaches to studying extracellular matrix proteins
Preferred/Desirable Qualifications: • Demonstrated expertise in collagen biosynthesis
Please apply online with CV, cover letter, statement of research, statement of contributions to diversity, and the contact information of three (3) references at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF03150. To receive full consideration, please submit all materials prior to the initial review date. However, this position will remain open until filled.
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.
Internal Number: JPF03150
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