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Junior Specialist- Yackle Lab

Application Window

Open date: March 31, 2023

Most recent review date: Saturday, Apr 15, 2023 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, Sep 30, 2024 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- Yackle Lab
Department of Physiology
University of California, San Francisco

The Department of Physiology is recruiting a Junior Specialist. The individual will be required to conduct both an independent project and supportive role in ongoing studies. Requirements include murine stereotaxic surgery, behavior analysis, genotyping and husbandry.

Required Qualifications:

  • Specialists appointed at the junior rank must possess a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent degree) or at least four years of research experience.
  • Candidates must meet all required qualifications at the time of appointment.
  • Candidate’s CV must state required qualifications or if pending upon submission.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Post-graduate training in field

Please apply online at, with a CV, cover letter, and one reference contact.

See Table 24B ( for the salary range for this position. A reasonable estimate for this position is $49,000-$52,200.

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
  • 1 required (contact information only)

About UC San Francisco

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA