The UCSF Departments of Biochemistry and Biophysics and Cellular
and Molecular Pharmacology are seeking visionary scientists to join
our vibrant and collaborative discovery research community.
Tenure-track faculty candidates are expected to hold a Ph.D., to
have demonstrated significant research accomplishment and
potential, and to be committed to the mentorship of students. We
especially seek candidates who will help us promote diversity,
equity, and inclusion in research and to promote the success of our
diverse student population.
We seek creative, innovative scientists working in all areas of
fundamental biology, including basic and biomedical sciences,
biochemistry, evolutionary biology, structural biology, cell
biology, developmental biology, systems biology, and computational
The successful candidate will be expected to establish a dynamic
and interactive research program, to join one of our top-ranked
interdisciplinary graduate programs (see https://graduate.ucsf.edu/list-programs
to excel at graduate teaching and inclusive mentoring, and to
participate in activities that promote equity and inclusion.
Faculty appointment will be made at a professorial rank
commensurate with current academic standing. UCSF offers
competitive salaries, research set-up funds, and recruitment
allowances, and has numerous opportunities for faculty development
and further training in mentorship.
Applications must be submitted online and include the following
documents as a single PDF: (1) cover letter; (2) curriculum vitae;
(3) 1-page summary of research accomplishments; (4) 2-page
description of future research plans; 5) a teaching statement; 6) a
statement of lived experience that may include contributions to
equity, diversity, and inclusion and formal and informal mentoring
activities. Copies of major publications may be included.
Applicants should request three to five letters of
Review will begin on December 1, 2021 and continue until the
position is filled. Please direct inquiries about the position and
suggestions of potential candidates to Bch-Faculty.Search@ucsf.edu
UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or
community service that has prepared them to contribute to our
commitment to diversity and excellence.
Please apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF03596