Post-Doctoral Fellow

94143, San Francisco
Nov 02, 2020
Required Education
Position Type
Full time

The University of California, San Francisco Department of Surgery is seeking a post-doctoral fellow to support the research of Dr. Tippi MacKenzie.  The MacKenzie lab studies fetal biology, with the goal of developing therapies for fetuses with genetic diseases using in-utero hematopoietic stem cell transplantation or gene therapy. We also study maternal-fetal tolerance to understand pregnancy complications. The fellow will perform experiments in mouse models and using human cells. Experience with cellular immunology, particularly with flow cytometry, is critical. The fellow will work in a vibrant environment with MD and PhD scientists at UCSF, in collaboration with other members of the Immunology community.

Qualified candidate will have a Ph.D. in Immunology, Stem Cell Biology or a related field. Research experience in a lab with a strong immunology focus and expertise with cellular immunology, including mutli-color flow cytometry in mouse or human samples is required. The candidate must have excellent command of spoken and written English, including giving oral presentations and writing manuscripts and grants.

 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.

To apply please include your CV and three professional references.