The Cardiovascular Research Institute at University of California, San Francisco is seeking for an Associate Specialist. The candidate needs an expertise in all of the following research areas, including Developmental Biology, Morphogenesis, Gastrulation, Vertebrate Embryogenesis, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology.
Required Qualifications: • Specialists appointed at the Associate rank must possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or must have a minimum of five to ten years of experience in the relevant specialization. • Expertise in microsurgery of gastrulation to nuerulation stage avian embryos, somatic transgenesis of embryos in ovo, live imaging of mitotic nuclei in developing embryos, tracking movement of individual embryonic cells during gastrulation and neurulation, and calcium imaging of embryonic cells.
Preferred Qualifications: • PhD in Biology or related science and 5 years post-graduate training in field.
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/JPF02509.
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: JPF02509
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