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Specialist in Cultured Reconstituted Human Skin 10/8/2017

University of California - San Francisco San Francisco, CA

Location
San Francisco, CA
AJE Ref #
579710026
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
JPF01646-SF
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job #JPF01646

* SCHOOL OF MEDICINE - Dermatology

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Open date: October 6th, 2017
Last review date: October 31st, 2017
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. Final date: April 6th, 2019
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

DESCRIPTION

Specialist in Cultured Reconstituted Human Skin

Department: Dermatology

Hours: full-time

Work Schedule: 9:45 AM 6:15 PM (with some flexibility) plus occasional evening and weekends

Job Summary:
A cancer biology laboratory at the UCSF Mission Bay campus is looking to appoint a Junior or Assistant Specialist to isolate and expand primary human skin cells for the study of melanocyte biology and melanoma initiation. We are looking for a highly-motivated independent thinker who can eventually take advantage of opportunities for independent research. The appointee will be responsible for deriving keratinocytes, melanocytes and dermis from donated tissue, for conducting three-dimensional skin culture, and for general lab management support (e.g. ordering, organization, etc).

Required Qualifications:
* Specialists appointed at the junior rank must possess a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent degree) or four years of equivalent research experience with instrumentation and research equipment.
* Specialists appointed at the Assistant rank must possess a master s degree (or equivalent degree) or at least five years of experience demonstrating expertise in the relevant specialization.
* Significance experience with primary mammalian cell culture.
* All requirements must be met by the start date.
* At least a 1.5 year commitment is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
* Experience with primary human keratinocyte cell culture, primary human melanocyte cell culture and/or generation of in vitro reconstituted skin is preferred.

Please apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF01646.

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.

JOB LOCATION

San Francisco, CA

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