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Junior, Assistant, or Associate Level Specialist – Chang Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 29th, 2019
Last review date: Tuesday, Aug 13, 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: Friday, Jan 29, 2021 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

Junior, Assistant, or Associate Level Specialist – Chang Lab

The Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco is seeking for a Specialist position at the Junior, Assistant, or Associate Level. This position will involve computational modeling and analysis of human recording data for understanding the basis of speech perception and production.

Qualifications:
• Specialists appointed at the Junior rank must possess a B.S. degree in a biological sciences, linguistics, cognitive science, computer science, or engineering field or must have at least four years of research experience.
• Specialists appointed at the Assistant or Associate rank must possess a Master’s degree in a biological sciences, linguistics, cognitive science, computer science or engineering field or must have at least five years of research experience.
• Working knowledge of Python, linguistics, and/or signal processing and analysis.
• Good communication and organization skills will be necessary for study related interactions.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Post-graduate training in field.
• Independent specialized research.
• Computer programming skills and/or experience.

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.

Please apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF02606.

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 (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)