University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
At UC San Francisco, they are driven by the idea that when the best research, the best teaching and the best patient care converge, they can deliver breakthroughs that help heal the world.
Excellence is in their DNA. From genomics and immunology to specialty care for women and children, UCSF brings together the world’s leading experts in nearly every area of health. They are home to five Nobel laureates who have advanced the understanding of cancer, neurodegenerative diseases, aging and stem cells. Their hospitals and educational programs consistently rank among the best in the country.
They are the leading university dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.
UCSF is part of the 10-campus University of California, the world’s premier public research university system, and the only of its campuses dedicated to graduate and professional education. Driven by their public mission, they are a collection of dedicated scientists, clinicians, students and staff who strive to make the world a better place through their singular focus on health. Compassion is as critical as discovery in fulfilling their mission to make a difference for individual patients and whole populations.
In a field where lives often hang in a delicate balance, UCSF recognizes that time is of the essence – for patients in the hospital and for populations facing an epidemic. They harness the efficiency of multidisciplinary teams to accelerate scientific progress and speed the development of new therapies and cures. They are constantly pushing forward the policies and partnerships that ensure that people in need are getting access to the most cutting-edge care and treatment.
UCSF is San Francisco’s second-largest employer, attracting talented faculty and staff who mirror the energy and dynamism of the Bay Area. Drawing from the creative spirit of artists and entrepreneurs, and the disruptiveness of the tech industry, their ability to recruit top talent leads to a constant influx of new ideas and approaches. The most exciting part of being at UCSF is its people, who bring diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives to create a vibrant community where they can redefine possible.See more