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Proteomics Associate or Full Specialist- Krogan Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 14th, 2020

Last review date: Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 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, Aug 14, 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.


Proteomics Associate or Full Specialist- Krogan Lab

The Krogan Lab ( is a highly collaborative laboratory focusing on the molecular networks underpinning infectious disease, carcinogenesis, and psychiatric disorders. The candidate will work closely with senior members of the Krogan Lab to perform and analyze experiments in proteomics and mass spectrometry. This role is an excellent opportunity to learn a number of valuable, cutting-edge techniques while working with an ambitious and friendly research team. Our ideal applicant is a problem solver with a positive attitude, excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, and the ability to learn and implement methodology efficiently.

Required Qualifications:
• Associate Specialist: Master’s degree or 5-10 years relevant experience
• Full Specialist: PhD in biology or chemistry related field, or lower degree with 10+ years of work experience in relevant field.
• Hands on experience in proteomics sample preparation and data analysis
• Hands on experience in mass spectrometer instrument operation
• Excellent teamwork skills and the ability to communicate effectively and collaboratively with students, postdoctoral fellows, staff, and faculty.
• Candidates must meet the requirements by the time of appointment.
• Candidate's CV and/or cover letter must list qualifications (or if pending) upon applications submission.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Post-graduate training in field
• Independent specialized research
• Computer programming skills in R, python or similar language.
• Understanding of large-scale proteomics data and placing it in a biological context
• Training in bacterial pathogenesis biology, particularly Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Please apply online at, with a CV, cover letter, and two reference contacts.

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

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2 required (contact information only)