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Junior/Assistant/Associate/Full Specialist Positions Available

Application Window

Open date: March 29, 2022

Most recent review date: Monday, Oct 10, 2022 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, Sep 29, 2023 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/Assistant/Associate/Full Specialist Positions Available UCSF Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences

Various laboratories in the UCSF Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences have multiple Junior/Assistant/Associate/Full Specialist Positions available immediately. Title and salary will be commensurate with level of experience. The department is focused on developing new areas of therapeutic engineering, pharmacogenomics, computational biology, systems pharmacology, drug development and regulatory sciences. We seek candidates who can assist and perform complex DNA and RNA isolation from blood and generate whole-genome sequencing libraries for them followed by their computational analyses. The individual will also need to have knowledge in a variety of functional genomic techniques, including CUT&TAG, ATAC-seq, massively parallel reporter assays and others, along with their computational analyses. In addition, the individual will be involved in mentoring graduate students and postdoc on all of these techniques.

Requirements: Specialists appointed at the Junior rank must possess a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate related discipline. Specialists appointed at the Assistant or Associate rank must possess a Master’s Degree (or equivalent degree) in the appropriate related discipline. Specialists appointed at the Full rank must possess a PhD (or a terminal degree) in the appropriate related discipline. The candidate must have at least one year experience working in a lab and research environment and proven ability to work well as part of a team and have enthusiasm for the practice of science. Candidates must meet the required qualifications at the time of hire. Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission.

Please apply online and submit your CV, Cover Letter, and three reference contacts through AP Recruit via:

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details:

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)

Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy found here:

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