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Assistant, Associate or Full Project Scientist - Immunologic/Allergic Disorders

Recruitment Period

Open date: April 10th, 2019

Last review date: Sunday, Sep 8, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Thursday, Apr 9, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.


THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO, DEPARTMENT OF PEDIATRICS ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and seeks a project scientist with a background in Biology, Molecular Biology, and Clinical Research of immunologic or allergic disorders.

Candidates are expected to have extensive experience in tissue culture, human cell experiments including RNA, DNA, and protein manipulation, and some familiarity with bioinformatics is preferred. Candidate will help to supervise multiple translational and clinical projects related to pediatric eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders including clinical trial work and limited interaction with patients.

Candidates are required to have a PhD in Biology, Molecular Medicine, Immunology, or a related discipline OR an MD with an extensive background in basic science research and clinical trial work. Late career postdoctoral fellows joining to transition into a career as an Assistant Project Scientist will also be considered.

Appointment will be at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Project Scientist as determined by the successful candidate’s skills, qualifications and experience. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

A link to full description of the Project Scientist series is provided for
your review:

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at:

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veterans status.


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)