Division of Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics
UCSF School of Medicine and Benioff Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor in the Adjunct, Clinical X, or in Residence Faculty Series
The Department of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, and Benioff Children’s Hospital is seeking an early career investigator to establish an innovative drug discovery research program in the Division of Pediatric Nephrology. Applicants must have a strong background in renal physiology, pharmacology, and have prior research experience in drug target selection, lead optimization, pharmacokinetics and toxicity studies. Applicant must have experience using animal models to discover novel therapeutic candidates for nephrolithiasis, hypertension and rare inherited renal diseases. Applicants must have a track record of peer-reviewed research publications, have demonstrated success obtaining extramural career development awards, and have completed fellowship training in an ACGME-approved pediatric nephrology training program. The successful candidates will be appointed at the Assistant Professor rank and will participate in teaching and mentoring activities for fellows and other trainees in the Division of Nephrology.
Qualified applicants should apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF02243, with a cover letter, CV, statement of contributions to diversity, statement of teaching, statement of research, and the contact information for three references.
UCSF 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.