The UCSF Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, and the UCSF Benioff Center for Microbiome Medicine seeks an Academic Coordinator II or III to join the newly launched UCSF Benioff Center for Microbiome Medicine in an interdisciplinary program housed within the Department of Medicine with faculty across the Schools of Medicine, Nursing and Dentistry. The Microbiome Center Program Coordinator provides comprehensive academic, administrative, research, and analytical support to the Center Director, executive leadership, and affiliated faculty to carry out the specific aims and milestones for the research center. The Center will develop and expand core technologies, infrastructure, and bioinformatics, and will provide collaborative research, core services, data analysis, shared equipment. It will host an annual symposium, develop a Microbiome Educational Outreach Program and summer internships for bay area high school students, release calls for research funding proposals, facilitate training of graduate students, postdoctoral scholars, fellows and faculty, will maintain an active center website and management of research center inquiries. BA/BS degree with a major in a related field and at least two years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, with background in science required. Masters degree with a major in a related field and at least two years of related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, with background in science preferred. Familiarity with project management software would be beneficial.
Appointees in the Academic Coordinator title are in administration and will be expected to administer academic programs that provide service related to the teaching or research mission of the University. The academic program overseen by an Academic Coordinator must be fundamentally academic in nature, involving University research activities or activities requiring judgments relating to University instruction. Appointees in the Academic Coordinator title must have a professional background of academic training and/or experience. 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.
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.