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Associate or Full Specialist - Krummel Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 13th, 2018
Last review date: Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.

Description

The Department of Pathology is now accepting applications for a temporary Associate or Full Specialist. The assignment is approximately 6 months. The Specialist will: analyze flow cytometry and RNA sequencing data acquired by the UCSF Immunoprofiler from human tumors, with an emphasis on one or two particular indications; define T-cell gene signatures of interest (exhaustion, effector, metabolic) in cancers and validate those signatures with flow cytometry data and other means; use a combination of methods to define a metabolic gene signature for T cells and myeloid cells to define classes that parse tumors; may be asked to perform basic immunology and molecular biology experiments; prepare RNA and DNA isolation; perform flow cytometry and microscopy; perform PCR, weaning, tail biopsy, and blood processing; maintain records of mice; and perform other duties as assigned. Specialist is expected to work well as part of a team and have enthusiasm for the practice of science.

Required Qualifications:
•Specialists appointed at the Associate rank at minimum must possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) in biology, chemistry and/or biochemistry or related field and one or more years of recent, directly related work experience following degree completion, utilizing the techniques or methods required by the position.

•Specialists appointed at the full rank must possess a terminal degree or equivalent degree in biology, chemistry and/or biochemistry or related field and one or more years of recent, directly related work experience following degree completion, utilizing the techniques or methods required by the position.

• One or more years of experience in either immunology or molecular biology.

• All requirements must be met at time of appointment.

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. Please apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF01918.

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

Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2 required (contact information only)