Faculty Position - Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences
February 6, 2021
Other Staff/Administrative, Staff/Administrative
The Gladstone Institute of Data Science & Biotechnology and the UCSF Department of Bioengineering & Therapeutic Sciences is seeking to recruit an innovative scientist working at the cutting edge of biotechnology.
Appointments will be made at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. This individual would join a dynamic and collaborative research community of basic scientists, engineers, data scientists, and disease experts. Candidates finishing their postdoctoral research are encouraged to apply.
Ideal candidates will lead a research program aimed at developing new molecular biotechnology with applications in human disease. Research that falls outside of or cuts across traditional disciplines is welcomed. We are especially seeking colleagues who are excited about drawing inspiration from the work of neighboring disease experts and data scientists and putting their technology into practice though collaborations.
Candidates will be expected to run an experimental lab, and may also have a computational component to their research program. They will be expected to develop extramurally sponsored research programs and to be committed to mentoring graduate students and postdocs.Demonstrated commitment to mentoring students from groups that are historically underrepresented in biomedical science is valued.
About Gladstone Gladstone Institutes is an independent, not-for-profit research organization affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and a renowned center of excellence focused on applying basic science to disease. Our science contributes to the health and well-being of all people through research, education, and outreach in the areas of cardiovascular disease, neurological disease, virology, immunology, stem cells, and data science. The Gladstone Institute of Data Science & Biotechnology is a vibrant group of labs focused on emerging and highly innovative technologies for biomedical research.
About UCSF UC San Francisco is the leading university dedicated to advancing health worldwide through preeminent biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. Within our overarching advancing health worldwide mission, UCSF is devoted at every level to serving the public.
Qualifications We invite applications from scientists with Ph.D., M.D., or M.D/Ph.D. (or equivalent) degrees who have a strong background in bioengineering, genomics, systems biology, imaging, synthetic biology, chemical engineering, or related fields. We seek candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
Gladstone and the University of California are Equal Opportunity employers. The university undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for underutilized minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for covered veterans. 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. Title and salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
Please apply online with CV, statement of research, statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for 3 references at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF03100 The application should clearly state the research technologies your lab will develop. To receive full consideration, please submit all materials by the initial review date. However, this position will remain open until filled. Internal Number: JPF03100
Additional Information: â¢ Title and salary will be commensurate with education and experience. â¢ Be a part of big ideas and consider Gladstone. Your difference will make a difference in human health. â¢ Gladstone is an equal opportunity employer.
Internal Number: REQ-576
About Gladstone Institutes
The Gladstone Institutes is an independent, not-for-profit research institution affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF), transforming the health and well-being of all people through medical research, education, and outreach in the fields focused on heart disease, immunology and virology including HIV/AIDS, and neurological disease. Home to notable leaders in the field of medical science, including 2012 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine recipient Shinya Yamanaka, M.D.,Ph.D. Gladstone is comprised of four institutes in addition to various Centers and programs focusing approximately 500 members of our team on its mission: Science Overcoming Disease. Located in an award-winning building adjacent to UCSF's Mission Bay Campus, Gladstone offers a competitive salary and benefits program within a robust environment for those seeking to maximize their potential. Please consider Gladstone and make a difference in human health.