The Department Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science at University of California, San Francisco is seeking for an Associate Specialist. The candidate will lead an interdisciplinary team investigating neuroimmune mechanisms responsible for cognitive deficits associated with: (1) trauma (2) space radiation and (3) healthy aging. Candidate must have expertise in animal model systems including extensive knowledge of behavioral and cognitive paradigms; have strong written and oral communication skills. Candidate will be required to disseminate findings in both written and oral formats; previous participation in local and national scientific conferences in the radiation, aging and neuroimmune communities is ideal. Candidate must have the PhD, and three (3) plus years of postdoctoral lab experience.
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/JPF02534.
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: JPF02534
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.