Nowakowski Lab - Junior, Assistant, or Associate Specialist
University of California, San Francisco
Location: San Francisco, California
Preferred Education: Bachelor’s
Higher Education Institution
Internal Number: JPF03551
We seek highly motivated individuals to join the team to pursue independent and creative projects related to normal human brain development and function, inter-cellular interactions, gene regulation, and in vitro models.
This is a unique opportunity to join a fast - paced and highly collaborative environment at UCSF, with numerous opportunities for growth by interacting with other highly motivated members of our lab, internal as well as external collaborators.
We are looking for exceptional self-motivated candidate interested in developing and applying cutting- edge genomic technologies to solve long-standing problems in neuroscience. The successful candidate will be eager and willing to work closely with technology developers, collaborators in the diverse fields, as well as industry leaders.
Required qualifications: • Specialists appointed at the junior rank must possess (or in process of obtaining) a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent degree) or at least four years of research experience (e.g., with instrumentation and research equipment, social science research methods, or creative activities). • Specialists appointed at the Assistant rank must possess (or in process of obtaining) a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or five years of experience in the relevant specialization. • Specialists appointed at the Associate rank must possess (or in process of obtaining) a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or five to ten years of experience in the relevant specialization.
Key requirements include proven ability in molecular biology, excellent organizational and communication skills. Experience in next-generation sequencing and data analysis would be desired. All qualifications must be met by appointment effective date.
UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service 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.