The Nakano Lab at UCSF is looking for a Junior Specialist contributing to the research projects associated with tooth and bone development. The candidate is expected to work on the experiments associated with molecular biology, biochemistry, cell biology, and mouse genetics. The candidate will also be expected to help develop new analysis methods, maintain the lab and teach new lab members techniques. The candidate will have the opportunity to present their research at local meetings and earn authorship on publications where they contribute data.
Qualifications: • A bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or Biology at the time of hire. • Research experience with basic molecular biology and biochemistry protocols. • Previous research experience with cell biology and mouse genetics is preferred but we are open to training. • Highly motivated to learn new techniques.
Please submit CV, a cover letter, and provide a minimum of one reference letter from an academic professional supporting your scientific capability.
UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service 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.