University of California, San Francisco

Assistant Professor in Quantitative Cell Biology

Department of Cell and Tissue Biology

The Department of Cell and Tissue Biology (CTB) 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, and/or DDS degree and a productive postdoctoral training record in the area of quantitative cell biology. The successful candidate will apply this expertise to developing a research program with a focus in areas including but not limited to cell and tissue morphogenesis and organization, mechanobiology, biophysics, cytoskeleton, stem cell biology, cancer cell biology, and signaling, which complement existing research in the department and school. See 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), Oral and Craniofacial Sciences (OCS), Tetrad, and Programs within the Quantitative Biosciences Consortium (QBC) including Biophysics and Bioengineering, and will 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.

Applications received by January 8th, 2021 will receive preferential consideration; however, the position will remain open until filled. Please submit your application at: aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF03103. For questions please contact: Chair, CTB Search c/o Tiffany Criger (CTBFacultySearch@ucsf.edu).

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.

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Last updated: 2020-11-11