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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (HS Clin, Clin X, Adjunct, In Residence) Neuro-Oncology

Recruitment Period

Open date: March 28th, 2019

Last review date: Sunday, Jan 26, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Friday, Mar 27, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


UC San Diego School of Medicine ( and the Moores Cancer Center ( in La Jolla is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and seeks an exceptional physician with a specialized focus and experience in neuro-oncology to serve on the Neurosciences and Medical Oncology faculty.

UC San Diego has a strong history of commitment to innovation in neuro-oncology research and clinical care, creating excellent interfaces for collaboration and interdisciplinary program development in Neurosciences, Neurosurgery, Radiation Oncology, Oncology, and basic science collaborators. The Moores Cancer Center is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center with demonstrated excellence in research, treatment, education, and prevention. The Moores Cancer Center is the only such NCI-designated cancer center in San Diego, and provides clinical care for patients throughout Southern California.

UC San Diego is located in La Jolla, California. San Diego offers a vibrant, academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful setting.

The ideal candidate is a neurologist or medical oncologist with sub-specialty training in neuro-oncology. We seek candidates who will contribute to our established neuro-oncology program, including its strong, ongoing commitment to research. Candidates will be expected to participate in the education of medical students, residents, and clinical fellows.

Candidates must have a MD and completion of an approved fellowship in neuro-oncology.

The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review:

HS Clinical Professor - see:
Clinical X Professor - see:
Adjunct Professor – see:
In-Residence Professor - see:

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at:

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, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)