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Barcellos-Hoff Lab - Assistant or Associate Professional Researcher

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 5th, 2019

Last review date: Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 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: Monday, Oct 5, 2020 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.


The research scientist will be responsible for the day to day project activities of 2 research projects: 1) To investigate the DNA damage response of human cells following PARP inhibition and ionizing radiation using cell culture models and patient derived tissue. 2). To credential murine tumor derived transplants in regards to heterogeneity, relevance to human cancer and reproducibility, and to characterize the DNA damage response and evaluate immune cell infiltrates. The research scientist will also be responsible for executing experiments designed with the principal investigator, analyzing data and preparing data for publication and presentation. Some supervision of students and staff may also be required.

Required qualifications:
• PhD in Radiobiology
• Expertise in the DNA damage response

Preferred qualifications:
• Knowledge of TGFbeta biology
• Experience with primary tumor explants
• Completion of post-doctoral fellowship

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.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service 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.

Please apply online at

Job location

San Francisco


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)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)