Emerging Technology Faculty Position
In-Residence Faculty, UCSF
The Gladstone Institutes, in collaboration with the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences of the University of California, San Francisco invites applications for an Assistant/Associate/Full In-Residence Professor in biomedical research, including genome engineering, imaging, nanotechnology, metabolomics, synthetic biology, cell targeting or genomics.
The Gladstone Institutes is a renowned center of excellence focused on applying basic science to disease. We are an independent, not-for-profit research organization affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and located in an award winning building adjacent to UCSF's Mission Bay Campus. Our science contributes to the health and wellbeing of all people through research, education, and outreach in the areas of cardiovascular disease, neurological disease, and virology and immunology.
Gladstone recently launched an initiative to establish a “Convergence Zone”, which will be a vibrant group of labs and core facilities focused on emerging and highly innovative technologies for biomedical research. We aim to build on our expertise in bioinformatics genomics, stem cell biology and proteomics through the addition of faculty with research programs focused on developing new technologies and actively applying them in collaborations spanning diverse areas of biomedical research.
We invite applications from scientists with Ph.D. and/or M.D. degrees who are established leaders in technology oriented fields, including genome engineering, imaging, nanotechnology, metabolomics, synthetic biology, cell targeting, or genomics.
The candidate must also possess the following:
- Publication record on developing new technologies
- Demonstrated experience in collaborative research
The successful candidate will have an appointment with the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences but will derive support from the Gladstone Institutes. The UCSF appointment will include affiliation with appropriate university programs such as the Institute for Computational Health Sciences (https://www.ucsf.edu/news/2015/01/122656/ucsf-taps-atul-butte-lead-big-data-center), Integrative Program in Quantitative Biology Graduate Program (http://ipqb.ucsf.edu/), the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3; http://qb3.org/), and the Institute for Human Genetics (http://humgen.medschool.ucsf.edu/).
The Gladstone Institutes and 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 Gladstone Institutes and 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.
Please apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF00667 by submitting a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and a brief research description that explicitly describes your technology/platform.