SPECIALIST POSITION IN BIOMINERALIZATION AND BIOENGINEERING (CONTACT SUNITA HO: SUNITA.HO@UCSF.EDU; 415-514-2818)
The Biomineralization and Bioengineering Group at UCSF has an opening for a specialist position starting as soon as possible.
ENVIRONMENT: Interdisciplinary team members: bioengineers, materials scientists, surgeons from UCSF Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, UC San Francisco; physicists and materials scientists from UC Berkeley, and UC Davis
QUALIFICATIONS: • Specialists appointed at the junior rank must possess a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent degree) or at least 4 years of research experience. • Specialists appointed at the Assistant rank must possess a master’s degree (or equivalent) or at least 5 years of research experience. • Specialists appointed at the Associate rank must possess a master’s degree (or equivalent) or at least 5-10 years of research experience. • Specialists appointed at the Full rank must possess a terminal degree (or equivalent) or at least 10 or more years of research experience. • Experience in microfluidics, and high resolution imaging techniques using electron and high-end light and x-ray microscopes, spectroscopy techniques • Immunohistology and in particular immunogold labelling • To leverage technology and address challenging questions. • Excellent organization, communication (oral and writing skills) and interpersonal skills (needed to work as a collaborative team member); self-motivated with good time management skills • Ability to work with large and complex databases • Work independently yet being a strong team member; able to prioritize multiple tasks and competing priorities; demonstrate excellence in reliability and attendance.
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.