Faculty Position - Emerging Technology

Location
San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted
Aug 28, 2020
Ref
REQ-302
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time

Category:
Investigator
Lab/Area:
New GIDB Investigator

Description:

Responsibilities

The Gladstone Institutes, in collaboration with the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), invites applications for an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in biomedical research, including genome engineering, imaging, nanotechnology, metabolomics, synthetic biology, cell targeting or genomics.

Gladstone is a renowned center of excellence focused on applying basic science to disease. We are an independent, not-for-profit research organization affiliated with UCSF and located in an award winning building adjacent to UCSF's Mission Bay Campus. Our science contributes to the health and wellbeing of all people through research, education, and outreach in the areas of cardiovascular disease, neurological disease, and virology and immunology.

Gladstone recently launched an initiative to establish a "Convergence Zone", which will be a vibrant group of labs and core facilities focused on emerging and highly innovative technologies for biomedical research. We aim to build on our expertise in bioinformatics, genomics, stem cell biology and proteomics through the addition of faculty with research programs focused on developing new technologies and actively applying them in collaborations spanning diverse areas of biomedical research.

Qualifications

We invite applications from scientists with Ph.D. and/or M.D. degrees who are established leaders in technology oriented fields. Candidates should have a research program that includes developing new approaches or platforms.

The successful candidate will have an appointment with the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences but will derive support from the Gladstone Institutes. The UCSF appointment will include affiliation with appropriate university programs such as the Institute for Computational Health Sciences , Integrative Program in Quantitative Biology Graduate Program , the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3), and the Institute for Human Genetics .

The Gladstone Institutes and the University of California, San Francisco are equal opportunity employers/affirmative action employers, seeking candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. 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 are encouraged to apply, including minorities and women.

Interested candidates should apply online at by submitting a curriculum vitae and a brief research description that explicitly describes their technology/platform.

Additional Information:

 

  • Title and salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
  • Be a part of big ideas and consider Gladstone. Your difference will make a difference in human health.
  • Gladstone is an equal opportunity employer.