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Junior Specialist- Kheirbek Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 7th, 2020

Last review date: Tuesday, Feb 23, 2021 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: Tuesday, Jun 7, 2022 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.

Position description

Junior Specialist- Kheirbek Lab

The Kheirbek lab in the Department of Psychiatry is now recruiting a Junior Specialist. Our lab specializes in research to understand the neural circuits that go awry in psychiatric illness, with a specific focus on anxiety and depression related illnesses. We are looking for a junior specialist that will assist in performing neural recordings, data analysis and mouse behavior.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree required at the start date
    Note: CV must list required degree (or in process) upon submission

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrates excellent attendance and professionalism

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.

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

Application Requirements

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
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Job location

San Francisco, CA