Faculty Position - Cardiovascular Research

San Francisco, CA, United States
Dec 25, 2020
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

New GICD Director


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 and 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 Biochemistry and Biophysics 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.


The applicant should have a demonstrated interest in understanding the basic mechanisms of cardiovascular disease. Research interests in cardiovascular disease genetics, genomics, epigenetics, stem cell biology, metabolism, or developmental biology will provide synergistic opportunities with other faculty at Gladstone.

Candidates will be considered at all levels. The successful candidate will be appointed in the department of Biochemistry and Biophysics at UCSF and may be affiliated with UCSF programs such as the Cardiovascular Research Institute and the Institute for Human Genetics , as well as appropriate graduate programs.

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/JPF02719 .

For other inquiries, please contact:

Benoit G. Bruneau, Ph.D.

Professor and Director

Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease

c/o: Nicole.velasquez@gladstone.ucsf.edu

Please reference Vacancy No. JPF02719

The Gladstone Institute 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.

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.