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Yearlong Inquiry Program Director

The Clinical and Translational Science Training (CTST) program is seeking a new Director to help lead the Yearlong Inquiry Program (YIP) at UCSF, which trains 11 predoctoral learners annually in clinical and translational research methodology and practice. Candidates should be at the Associate Professor level or higher; have had an external K award; have had an R01 award (or equivalent) and have experience mentoring predoctoral learners. The position provides 15% salary (at the NIH cap). Interested applicants should send a CV, a personal statement which addresses mentoring philosophy and experience, teaching evaluations (e-value) and a diversity statement. Apply by July 1. 

Research Data Analyst

This Research Data Analysis position oversees the data, analyses, and reporting for our team's work on multiple cohorts related to cognitive aging.  The role involves interfacing with external team members, planning and implementing analyses to address scientific aims, managing access to data for internal team members and onboarding new team members working with these projects.

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Communications Manager

The Communications Manager serves the Institute for Global Health Sciences and the Dept. of Epidemiology and Biostatistics leadership teams, developing, implementing or executing a comprehensive, multidisciplinary communications program. This position requires strategic communications planning skills, strong writing and organization skills, to represent the public face of global health and population sciences across UCSF, the University of California system and beyond.

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Course Director, Introduction to Statistical Computing in Clinical Research (BIOSTAT 212)

This Summer Quarter course begins mid-July and runs for seven weeks, one session per week. The prospective course director should be an expert in the basic use of Stata in terms of data input, data manipulation, data exploration and documentation. The applicant should be committed to excellence in teaching. This course has an established curriculum and a set of recorded lectures that the new course director may choose to use. Teaching assistants are available for grading and first-line response to student questions. Preference given for those able to serve in the role for a minimum of two years. We encourage members of the UCSF population health and clinical research community with appropriate STATA expertise to apply, including faculty, upper-level PhD students, post-docs, research data analysts and alumni from our Masters in Clinical Research program.

To express interest, please contact [email protected].

Associate or Full Professor, Ladder Rank

The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics in partnership with the Institute for Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) invites applications for a full-time ladder rank faculty position at the Associate or Full Professor rank. The successful candidate will conduct epidemiologic, population-based, policy, and/or clinical research funded by extramural sources and be committed to regular and ongoing teaching.

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Open Rank Faculty Position, Biostatistics, Adjunct or In-Residence

This is an opportunity to join an energetic, involved Biostatistics program at one of the nation’s top medical research institutions. The successful candidate is expected to conduct collaborative research with biomedical scientists, maintain their own research program, and carry a light teaching load (typically 1 to 2 quarter-length courses per year or the equivalent). We will consider any area of research compatible with current departmental programs.

Full post

Assistant or Associate Professor, In-Residence

The successful candidates will conduct epidemiologic, population-based, and/or clinical research funded by extramural sources and be committed to regular and ongoing teaching.

Full post

Postdoctoral Fellow, UCSF PRISE Center

The PRISE Center invites applications for a post-doctoral fellow to join a team of interdisciplinary scholars focused on collaborating closely with implementing partners to design, conduct and disseminate implementation research focused on improving uptake of evidence-based practices and policies that improve health equity. We are seeking a fellow with program evaluation and implementation science training and experience who will lead design of clinical and public health outcome and impact evaluations and advance partnered research initiatives. The fellow will also support with implementation research study design, quantitative and qualitative data analyses, manuscripts, conference presentations, grant writing, white papers, and policy briefs. We seek opportunities to communicate our findings broadly, including peer-reviewed scientific literatures as well as non-peer reviewed sources. We are seeking a highly motivated scholar to join a multidisciplinary team for a 2-year postdoctoral program, with possibility of extension for an additional year. This is a full-time position based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Research Administrator

The Research Administrator uses skills as a seasoned, experienced research administrator to independently develop and/or oversee research proposals, awards, and/or transactions related to contract and grant management and maintains contract and grant records in compliance with institutional research sponsor policies. The candidate will work on proposals and awards of diverse scope where analysis of data requires thorough understanding of complex regulations; complete and approves transactions for signature by manager or other authorized institutional official; and work on complex proposals and awards that may involve multiple investigators and/or multiple sub awards. Full listing here.

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