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Specialist in Krummel Lab

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 11th, 2017
Last review date: January 11th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: June 11th, 2019
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.


The Krummel Lab in Department of Pathology is seeking a Specialist at the Junior, Assistant, Associate, or Full level. 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.

The incumbent will be responsible for the following:

  1. Ensure CHR is in place (with Chloe Atreya, Larry Fong) and assist in updating as needed.
  2. Establish robust sample identification/notification/acquisition and transfer pipelines across the 10 indications of IPI—in coordination with CRCs.
  3. Ensure each CRC is maintaining clinical-database and work with them and the clinical team to make sure Timur is fully loaded with clinical data.
  4. Work with the data entered into Timur to A. Ensure that data entry is robust. B. Determine that QC metrics are met and C. primary relationships amongst datasets are identified.
  5. Analyze Data within Timur in collaboration with PIs, Statistician and IPI ‘hub’ personnel.
  6. Manage Budgets and Write Quarterly Reports to IPI Partners and provide a first-point-of contact to those partners.
  7. Organize weekly ‘sample’ meetings and ‘process/outcome’ meetings.
  8. Assist in an ad-hoc basis in sample procurement, sample processing and data input.
  9. Oversee reagent stocks and ensure continuity of enzyme digestion batches and panels stains, in connection with ‘data hub’ personnel.
  10. Organize ‘mini experiments’ in conjunction with indication specific personnel and/or team members.
  11. Help to assemble manuscripts for publication.

Specialist appointed at the junior level must have a bachelor degree in biological sciences or related field or a minimum of 4 years experience working in a clinical or clinical-translation environment. At the Assistant or Associate level, at minimum a master’s degree in biological sciences or related field or at least 5 years experience working in a clinical or clinical-translation environment is required. Specialist appointed at the Full level must have a PhD degree (or equivalent) in biological sciences or a related field or at minimum of 10 years experience working in a clinical or clinical-translation environment. Candidate must have at least 1 year of experience with cell isolation from tissues, flow cytometry, and DNA sequence analysis. Clinical-translational experience is preferred.

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

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.

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San Francisco, CA




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