Staff Research Associate II-Non Exempt

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
San Francisco, CA
May 18, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

The Staff Research Associate II (SRA II) perform multi-parameter flow cytometry and fluorescence-activated cell sorting (FACS) of human tumor cells; multiplexed fluorescence microscopy of fixed tumor tissue; prepare RNA and DNA; perform PCR, weaning, tail biopsy, and blood processing; maintain records of mice; and perform other duties as assigned.  The SRA II is expected to work well as part of a team and have enthusiasm for the practice of science.

The Department of Pathology at UCSF aims to achieve the highest standards in patient care, research and education. The Department provides diagnostic pathology services in a wide variety of subspecialties with highly trained subspecialists who are recognized nationally and internationally for their expertise. The Department’s research programs are diverse and interface with a wealth of basic and translational research programs that are a hallmark of UCSF. Our educational programs include a research-intensive academic residency program and fellowships in cytopathology, dermatopathology, gastrointestinal and liver pathology, gynecologic pathology, neuropathology and surgical pathology.

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 excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.

Required Qualifications
• Bachelor of Science degree in biology, chemistry and/or biochemistry or related field and one or more years of recent, directly related work experience following degree completion, utilizing the techniques or methods required by the position; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• One or more years of experience in either oncology, immunology, or molecular biology

Preferred Qualifications
• Familiarity with advanced microscopy systems (e.g. multiphoton)
• Experience in bioinformatics, programming language, and/or image analysis


The University of California San Francisco 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, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.<img height=1 width=1 border=0 src= />

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