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Verkman Lab - Assistant or Associate Professional Researcher

Recruitment Period

Open date: May 16th, 2019

Last review date: Friday, May 31, 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, Nov 16, 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 Division of Nephrology at the University of California, San Francisco is now recruiting for an Assistant or Associate Professional Researcher. Appointees in the Professional Research series must possess a doctorate or its equivalent. Appointees at the Associate rank in the Professional Research series will be expected to possess unique and essential research expertise, make meritorious contributions in independent and creative research activity and participate in university and/or public service.

Areas of specialization and/or responsibilities include: work on the experiments associated with synthetic and medicinal chemistry of small molecule drug candidates identified by high-throughput screening, with focus on CFTR activators and urea transporter inhibitors.

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)