The Fraser Lab in the UCSF Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences have a Junior Specialist position available immediately. Salary will be commensurate with level of experience. The department is focused on developing new areas of therapeutic engineering, pharmacogenomics, computational biology, systems pharmacology, drug development and regulatory sciences. The Fraser lab uses a combination of structural biology, biochemistry, and deep mutational scanning methods for studying how proteins work in physiology and disease. We seek highly motivated and talented candidates interested in high throughput sequencing-based approaches to studying receptor biophysics and biochemistry.
The successful candidate will participate in multiple research projects dependent on skills and interests.
This full-time position will include:
Administrative and laboratory management duties.
Performing molecular biology, DNA sequencing, mammalian cell culture, flow cytometry, fluorescence microscopy, and data analysis.
Working collaboratively on a range of exciting projects The position is for at least two years and ideal for an individual looking to gain additional research experience prior to further development such as graduate, medical, or MD/PhD training
Required qualifications are:
Bachelor's degree (or in process). Must have bachelor's degree at the time of appointment.
Familiarity with wet lab methods
Proven ability to work as part of a team and an enthusiasm for science
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.