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Junior Specialist- Basbaum Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 20th, 2018
Last review date: Saturday, May 5, 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: Sunday, Oct 20, 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.


Junior Specialist (Basbuam Lab)

The Department of Anatomy is now recruitment for a Junior Specialist. The responsibilities will include:

  • Behavioral testing of mice
  • Molecular Biology including DNA extraction and PCR.
  • Ability to perform mouse handling including colony maintenance, Ear tag, and anesthesia.
  • Lab meetings, including participation in journal club and presentation of research data.

The qualified candidate must possess a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent degree) or at least four years of research experience. The qualified candidate must possess computer skills using Excel and Outlook. Experience working with rodents is essential.

Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue as needed throughout the recruitment period. Salary will be commensurate with the applicants experience and training.

Please apply online and submit a CV at:

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)