The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) invites applications for faculty positions at the Associate or Full Professor ranks, in the In-Residence series with a specialization in the epidemiology and prevention of pre-term birth and specifically in the areas of biomarkers of preterm birth, prenatal screening, intrauterine growth retardation, birth defects, heart defects, newborn screening, developmental disabilities, environmental exposures and birth outcomes.
The UCSF Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics provides a supportive academic environment for original research, including opportunities for collaboration with other Department researchers, as well as teaching and mentoring as part of our Master’s Degrees in Clinical Research and Global Health and the Epidemiology and Translational Science and Global Health Sciences PhD programs.
Duties: The successful candidates will lead a research program funded by extramural sources and be committed to regular and ongoing teaching and university and public service.
Qualifications: PhD in Medicine, Epidemiology, Child Development or Embryology , Public Health or a closely related field. Candidates must have current or recently awarded extramural funding for research in the area of the epidemiology and prevention of preterm birth and the ability to provide funding for their own salary and that of their research group through extramural and other self-generated funding.
Preference will be given to candidates with areas of research compatible with the University-wide Preterm Birth Initiative.
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 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.
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.