The Department of Anatomy is now recruiting for a Junior Specialist. The successful applicant will design and perform experiments to investigate mechanisms of competition for an epithelial stem cell niche using the Drosophila as a model. The applicant will develop a detailed understanding of Drosophila genetics,Drosophila oogenesis, stem cell biology, and epithelial biology.
A bachelor’s degree (or equivalent degree) or at least four years of research experience.
Working knowledge of biology, including Genetics, Cell Biology, and Developmental Biology
Familiarity with standard techniques used in a molecular and cell biology laboratory
Good organization skills
Working knowledge with word processing, image analysis, and data analysis software
Candidates must meet the requirements by the time of appointment.
Post-graduate training in field
A Master’s degree in Biology
Significant experience working in a lab
Considerable experience presenting at scientific conferences and who have been active contributors to scientific societies.
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.