Job Description Summary The Gladstone Institutes are a renowned center of excellence focused on leading-edge science to overcome disease. We are an independent, not-for-profit research organization affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and located in an award winning building at UCSF’s Mission Bay Campus. We aim to contribute to the health and wellbeing of all people through research, education and outreach in the areas of neuroscience, brain disorders, cardiovascular disease, stem cell technology, virology and immunology. We invite applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Senior Investigator at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease. The successful candidate will have joint appointments as Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in the In Residence faculty series in the Department of Pediatrics or another suitable Department, and in relevant Graduate Training Programs at UCSF.
Job Description The Gladstone Institutes is a renowned center of excellence focused on applying basic science to the problem of heart disease. Gladstone is highly collaborative and closely affiliated with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and located in the rapidly expanding Mission Bay area of UCSF. Gladstone is comprised of the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, the Gladstone Institute of Virology, the Gladstone/UCSF Institute of Genomic Immunology, and the Gladstone Institute of Datascience and Biotechnology, together providing a rich and diverse basic science community.
Gladstone, in conjunction with the department of Pediatrics and other relevant programs at UCSF, seeks to recruit in the area of cardiovascular science. We invite applications from scientists with Ph.D., M.D., or M.D/Ph.D. degrees who are establishing or have established a research program in cardiovascular research.
Qualifications The applicant should have a demonstrated interest in understanding the basic mechanisms of cardiovascular disease. Research interests in cardiovascular disease genetics and genomics, or heart failure and cardiovascular physiology will be prioritized to provide synergistic opportunities with other faculty at Gladstone.
Interested candidates must send a curriculum vitae, cover letter, a brief description of research interests, a teaching statement, a statement of contributions to diversity, and three references (contact information only) to https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF03660. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.
For other inquiries, please contact: Benoit G. Bruneau, Ph.D. Professor and Director Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease c/o: Nicole.firstname.lastname@example.org Please reference Vacancy No. JPF03660
The Gladstone Institute and 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 Gladstone Institute and University of California are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. 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.