Division of Cardiology - Physician-Scientist or Translational Scientist
University of California, San Francisco
Location: San Francisco, California
Higher Education Institution
Internal Number: JPF03840
The University of California, San Francisco, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, is searching for a physician-scientist or translational scientist with a research program in cardiovascular genetics. Applicants must hold a PhD, MD, MD/PhD, or MD/MPH degree(s) and must be qualified for appointment at the level of an Assistant Professor or higher. The ideal candidate will have an established research program focused on genetics of cardiovascular disease, pathophysiology of monogenic or polygenic cardiovascular diseases, population genetics of cardiovascular disease and/or other areas of cardiovascular genetics research. Physician-scientist candidates will also have demonstrated a clinical interest and expertise in caring for patients with inherited cardiovascular disease or for those at elevated risk for cardiovascular disease due to genetic propensity, possibly including dilated cardiomyopathy, arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy, atherosclerosis, or vascular disease.
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.