The Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery is seeking a Junior Research Specialist. Responsibilities will include wet lab experiments in cancer research, bioinformatics as able, and other duties as assigned. Appointees in the Specialist series will be expected to engage in specialized research, professional activities and do not have formal teaching responsibility. Specialists are expected to use their professional expertise to make scientific and scholarly contributions.
This research position is for individuals who must possess (or in process of obtaining) a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences, medical sciences, bioinformatics, or a related field. Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission. Applicants must have obtained the degree requirement for the Specialist rank by the time of hire. The position requires a background exposure to, or experience in, wet and/or dry lab experimentation, with a preference for those with basic science research laboratory experience. The position is focused on cancer research.
Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue as needed through the recruitment period. Salary and rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s 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.
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.