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Junior, Assistant or Associate Specialist (Lowell Lab)

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 6th, 2018
Last review date: March 6th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: August 6th, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.



Junior, Assistant or Associate Specialist

The Department of Laboratory Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is seeking to recruit a research specialist with expertise in tumor immunology. The successful candidate appointed at the junior rank must have a bachelor’s degree in medical science research (or equivalent degree) or at least four years of research experience. The successful candidate appointed at the Assistant or Associate rank must have a graduate degree in medical science research with at least 2 years of related research experience. Expertise in immunology, with research skills in flow cytometry, tumor injection into mice, and analysis of tumor cell infiltrates in mouse models will be highly advantageous. The candidate is expected to become a full participant in the UCSF Immunology Program. The work will be done in the laboratory of Dr. Clifford Lowell, within the Department.

Appointees in the Specialist series will be expected to engage in specialized research, professional activities and do not have teaching responsibilities. Specialists are expected to use their professional expertise to make scientific and scholarly contributions, and may participate in University and Public Service. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue as needed throughout the recruitment period. Salary and rank will be commensurate with the applicants experience and training. Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae to:

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Francisco, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

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