Open date: September 3rd, 2019
Last review date: Monday, Oct 28, 2019 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: Tuesday, Jun 30, 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.
The Division of Biological Sciences (www.biology.ucsd.edu), Section of Cell & Developmental Biology, invites applications for a faculty position in Cell Biology at the tenure-track Assistant Professor level. Candidates working on cutting-edge cell biological problems in any system are welcome to apply. Those focused on gaining mechanistic cell biological insights through multi-scale research at organellar to organismal levels are strongly encouraged. Seeking interactive colleagues who bring integrative and/or community-enabling approaches to their studies, in areas including but not limited to biological imaging, intracellular dynamics and engineering.
The Division of Biological Sciences at UC San Diego is a vibrant center of scientific discovery, innovation, and collaboration. Our large research base spans many areas of biology and has one of the most celebrated graduate programs in the country. We are committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. This is where discovery comes to life.
All candidates must have earned a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Biology or a related field at the time of application, and be committed to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition to excellence and creativity in research and scholarship, successful candidates must also demonstrate a commitment to equity and inclusion in higher education. We are especially interested in candidates who have created or contributed to programs that aim to increase access and success of underrepresented students or faculty in the sciences, or have detailed plans to accomplish such goals.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.
Completed applications received by October 28, 2019 will be assured of consideration.
Further details about the required application material can be found at:
UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity (http://diversity.ucsd.edu/). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Statement of Research - A statement summarizing training, experience, and research achievements
Statement of Teaching - A statement describing prior teaching experience and teaching philosophy
Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See http://facultydiversity.ucsd.edu/recruitment/contributions-to-diversity.html and https://biology.ucsd.edu/diversity/faculty-expectations.html for more information.
Publication 4 (Optional)
Publication 5 (Optional)
- 3-5 letters of reference required