Associate Specialist - Altschuler and Wu Lab Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry University of California, San Francisco
The Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry is now recruiting a Specialist at the Associate rank. This position in the Altschuler and Wu lab is critical to develop a new platform that can accelerate the challenging process of target identification for compound hits generated from phenotypic profiling screens.
Required Qualifications: • A doctorate or equivalent and multiple years of postdoctoral studies in biology, pharmacology, chemistry, or other relevant fields; • Research experience in developing, performing and analyzing high-throughput, high-content chemical and genetic screening. • Track record of managing relationships with external suppliers, including equipment procurement and management; • Track record of cross-disciplinary collaboration and teamwork; • Track record of communication skills, including, but not limited to, publications and presentations at scientific conferences; and • Track record of securing funding through grant writing.
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.