University of California San Francisco — Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Assistant Professor – Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology seeks candidates for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. We are seeking a creative and visionary investigator to lead a cutting-edge laboratory-based and/or computational research program in fundamental immunology. The successful candidate will be eligible for membership in ImmunoX, and UCSF graduate programs including but not limited to the Biomedical Sciences (BMS) and Biological and Medical Informatics (BMI) programs. The Bakar ImmunoX Initiative promotes community, collaboration and excellence in research and education UCSF-wide. Research space will be at the Parnassus Campus.

Candidates must hold a PhD and/or M.D. degree at time of appointment (CV must list pending degree), and to have demonstrated significant potential in their field. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a dynamic and interactive research program and to excel at teaching and mentorship.

Document requirements
• Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.
• Cover Letter
• Statement of Research
• Statement of Teaching
• Statement of Contributions to Diversity – Please see the following page for more details:
• Copies of major publications (Optional)

Reference requirements
• 3 required

Please apply online at

Search Chair: K. Mark Ansel ( Applications will be considered starting December 1, 2022.

UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. UCSF 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.