The Department of Cell and Tissue Biology in the School of Dentistry at the University of California San Francisco invites applications for a junior investigator tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. Candidates must have a PhD, MD, DMD, or DDS degree and a productive post-doctoral training record in the area of quantitative cell biology. The successful candidate will apply this expertise to developing a research program with a mechanistic focus in areas including but not limited to morphogenesis and tissue remodeling, stem cell biology, cancer cell biology, and signaling that complements existing research in the department and school. See https://ctb.ucsf.edu/. Candidates must show evidence of research excellence in their field, be a strong communicator, and exhibit strength in teaching as well as in mentoring. The successful candidate will become a member of one or more UCSF graduate programs, such as Biomedical Sciences (BMS), Developmental and Stem Cell Biology (DSCB) and Oral and Craniofacial Sciences (OCS), and contribute to teaching, mentoring and training.
CTB seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment and ongoing support system for diversity and excellence. This preparation is important to help CTB faculty enrich the training environment for the diverse graduate student and postdoctoral communities at UCSF. CTB and UCSF create a supportive environment to foster success in all faculty hires through formal and informal mentorship, tenure pre-review, and numerous professional development opportunities. UCSF 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.