Postdocs

UCSF Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative Postdoctoral Program

The goal of the UCSF Benioff Homelessness and Housing Initiative (BHHI) is to provide accurate, timely policy-oriented research to inform appropriate programmatic and policy responses to prevent and end homelessness. Funded by a generous gift from Marc and Lynne Benioff, the BHHI, based at the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations, seeks to become a trusted source for evidence-based practice and policy, turning evidence into action to prevent
and end homelessness

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity in Cancer Disparities Research

The DREAM Lab and the Greater Bay Area Cancer Registry at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) has 1-2 openings for 2-3 year post-doctoral fellowship positions. We are seeking individual(s) to conduct population-based research in cancer disparities, including surveillance research using cancer registry and other data and hypothesis-driven research using large, multilevel and/or integrated datasets.

Postdoctoral Scholar Position: Dementia Epidemiology

This postdoctoral fellowship is to work with Dr. Deborah Barnes and Dr. Kristine Yaffe to provide the first-ever estimates of the key modifiable Alzheimer’s disease risk factors for the state of California, including estimates for specific sub-populations of interest such as women and communities of color.

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunity: Effects of Social Policies on Cardiovascular Health and Aging

Researchers at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) are seeking an individual to conduct innovative research to examine the effects of social policies (such as school racial segregation, poverty alleviation policies) on cardiovascular health and aging.

Cardiovascular Disease Policy Model Research Group

The Cardiovascular Disease Policy Model research group seeks a highly motivated scholar to join our multidisciplinary team for a 2-3 year postdoctoral fellowship. The fellow will collaborate closely with Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo to develop and disseminate original research that supports the group’s research agenda and enhances the capabilities of the CVD Policy Model.

Fellows Advancement Skills Training in Clinical Research (FAST-CaR)

The goals of the Fellows Advancement Skills Training in Clinical Research (FAST-CaR) program are to help clinical research fellows at UCSF to have a tighter-knit community and to have structured career development activities and ongoing research project feedback.

K-Grant Writing Workshop

Workshop series three times per year for approximately 4-8 UCSF clinical research scholars (fellows or early junior faculty), who are planning to apply for a K-series grant in patient-oriented research.

Postdoctoral Fellow at the San Francisco Coordinating Center

This program offers one or two fellowships for two to three years in the epidemiology of aging or the biological basis and biomarkers for healthy aging.

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Policy Research on Neighborhoods and Health

This project involves analyzing large Danish register data to examine the effects of neighborhood deprivation on dementia and its vascular risk factors among a cohort of immigrants to Denmark. UCSF offers a fellowship to conduct policy research to examine the effects of neighborhood socioeconomic deprivation on health.

Training for Research on Aging and Chronic Disease (NIA T32)

This program emphasizes the integration of evidence from populations to translational applications in practice and policy. It focuses on chronic diseases and aging, including Alzheimer's disease and related disorders, cancer, musculoskeletal and cardiometabolic disorders.

Training in the Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology of Cancer

This program offers a set of instructional and research opportunities to exceptional postdoctoral candidates in order to promote their careers as independent researchers in the interdisciplinary “field” of genetic and molecular epidemiology of cancer.

CTSI TL1 Postdoctoral Fellowship Training Program

Through advanced didactic training, mentorship in the conduct of their research and career development support, this program provides exceptional postdoctoral fellows with the methodologic, analytic, leadership and team science skills required to conduct transformative early translational research.