The Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry is now recruiting for an Associate Specialist. The area of specialization/responsibilities include:
Maintenance of general lab operation.
Cell culture work related to hypoxia.
Perform and optimize high-throughput image based assays for drug discovery.
Perform assays required to study cell and tissue signaling, including (but not limited to) protein and mRNA isolation, qRT-PCR, western blotting, immunoprecipitation and chromatin immunoprecipitation, immunofluorescence of cell lines and primary tissues, IF microscopy, live cell imaging and FCAS cell sorting.
Assist research in the development of acquired resistance in cancer cells.
Assist and develop molecular cloning assays in bacterial and mammalian cell systems.
Assist graduate student and postdoc research as needed.
Assist with animal model work, monitoring animal welfare and response to perturbations.
Prepare experimental data for monthly progress reports.
A Master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or five to ten years of research experience.
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.