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Senior Scientist

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 23rd, 2018
Next review date: March 23rd, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: August 24th, 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 Department of Surgery is seeking a senior scientist. The laboratory specializes in Immunology and Stem Cell Biology. The senior scientist will manage ongoing projects in utero stem cell transplantation and maternal fetal cell trafficking. The successful candidate will be appointed in the Specialist series at the Associate or Full level.

Appointees in the Specialists series are 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. A PhD in Immunology, Stem Cell Biology, or a related field with 3 years of postdoctoral research experience is required. Independent specialized research 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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