The Department of Neurology is now recruiting for an Assistant or Associate Specialist. The required qualifications include:
A master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or five to ten years of research experience.
Experience in Stereotaxic mouse surgery, EEG/EMG or photometry
Works and designs experiments independently
Effective interpersonal and organizational skills and enthusiastic about science
Candidates must possess the required qualifications by the time of appointment.
Mastery in a wide range of molecular biology techniques; virus construction; cloning, mutagenesis, PCR/ RTqPCR, recombineering and gene targeting; lentivirus gene transduction and generating constructs for making mouse models
Familiarity with other programs including: Microsoft Access excel, word, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, PowerPoint and Graphpad Prism, the ability to learn to use these programs, as well as online databases
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. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue as needed throughout the recruitment period. Salary will be commensurate with the applicants experience and training.
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.
Internal Number: JPF02296
About University of California, San Francisco
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.