Two tenure-track or tenured faculty positions, University of California San Diego

Posted 11/10/2021

The Division of Biological Sciences (, Section of Cell and Developmental Biology, hereby announces a search for two tenure-track or tenured faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, and/or Full Professor level. Candidates working on cutting-edge developmental and/or cell biological problems in any animal, plant, or cellular system are welcome to apply, with special consideration for research areas in the realm of developmental biology. Those focused on advancing mechanistic (e.g. molecular, genetic, biophysical) biological discoveries through multi-scale research at organellar to organismal levels are strongly encouraged.

Successful candidates must also demonstrate a commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion in higher education. Applicants must have a well-articulated plan of contributing to programs that increase access and success of underrepresented students and/or local communities in the sciences. Successful applicants will have already created or contributed to such programs and will demonstrate evidence of a commitment to serving as a role model in mentoring others and to helping shape and expand diversity initiatives at the University ( and in the Division (

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT System at:

Tenure-track Assistant Professor application:

Associate and Full Professor application:

Review of applications will commence December 1, 2021 and will continue until position is filled.

Last Updated 11/10/2021