The Diabetes Center at University of California, San Francisco is seeking for a Junior Specialist. The incumbent will be responsible for conducting experiments on immune and pancreatic beta cells relevant to type 1 and type 2 diabetes using in vivo mouse models and in vitro tissue culture of human cells.
The applicant must possess a baccalaureate degree in biology or chemistry, with basic laboratory experience through coursework or through work in a research laboratory; expertise in cell culture techniques, mouse handling, genotyping, flow cytometry, and molecular biology laboratory skill (e.g. plasmid DNA purification, genotyping); experience and/or willingness to learn to handle rodents is desirable.
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 and rank will be commensurate with the applicants experience and training. Please apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/JPF02510.
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: JPF02510
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.