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Associate or Full Professor (Adjunct) Pathology

Recruitment Period

Open date: May 8th, 2017
Last review date: July 2nd, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: May 8th, 2018
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 Department of Pathology ( at the University of California, San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The Department seeks a doctoral-level (Ph.D.) neuroscientist to develop a translational research program in the area of drug development for neurodegeneration (with emphasis on Alzheimer disease) and to augment the efforts of the neurodegeneration research team at UC San Diego.

Candidates must have a PhD degree and at least five years of experience in drug target identification, drug discovery/lead optimization, pre-clinical development, clinical trial design/management, investigational new drug (IND) preparation and submission.

Appointment will be at the Associate or Full Professor Rank in the Adjunct series.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

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 gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veterans status.

Job location

San Diego, CA




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