The UCSF Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care is accepting applications from physician-scientists and scientists interested in basic, translational and clinical research training opportunities in areas that are relevant to anesthesiology and the perioperative sciences. Candidates are invited to apply for a postdoctoral research fellowship funded by the NIH. Emphasis on: • Critical Care • Genomics, Outcomes Research and Bioinformatics • Neuroscience, Pain and Addiction • Vascular Biology and Bioengineering
Program Features: • Well-established departmental research training program (Pathway to Scientific Independence) that incorporates longstanding NIH T32 postdoctoral fellowship • The benefits of training in the world-renowned research environment of UCSF • Hands-on research with an experienced faculty mentor and team of advisors • Training activities include grant writing, ethics, and biostatistics
Appointment Structure: The length of the fellowship is two to three years. Trainees will enter the program in one of two ways: • In the latter years as residents within the UCSF Research Scholar Track of the Anesthesia Residency • As non-ACGME fellows - this entry point is available to both internal and external candidates that have finished their resident training, as well as to exceptional candidates who hold PhDs
Fellow Requirements: • PhD, DVM, DDS, MD, or comparable doctoral degree from an accredited domestic or foreign institution • U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals, or permanent residents only
UCSF has an exceptional commitment to excellence and diversity. We encourage and welcome all qualified applications and particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups in the sciences, including underrepresented minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. UCSF offers reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are a person with a disability who would like to discuss potential accommodations or engage in a confidential conversation, please contact Disability Management Services at 415-476-2621.