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Assistant, Associate , or Full Project Scientist in Neurobiology (Internal Recruitment)

Recruitment Period

Open date: May 9th, 2019
Last review date: Sunday, May 26, 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: Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 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.

Description

The Section of Neurobiology in the Division of Biological Sciences at the University of California, San Diego, has one opening for a Project Scientist (non-tenured, Assistant, Associate, or Full rank). Appointment rank is dependent on academic experience and scholarly achievements. This position will provide significant, creative, and innovative contributions to a research project looking at genetic network coordinating intracellular trafficking using C. elegans as experimental model.

The Division of Biological Sciences at UC San Diego is a vibrant center of scientific discovery, innovation, and collaboration. Our large research base spans many areas of biology and has one of the most celebrated graduate programs in the country. We are committed to academic excellence and diversity within faculty, staff, and student body.

Required qualifications: Ph.D. in Biology or related field. A minimum of five years of postdoctoral experience.

Preferred requirements: Commitment to mentoring and research training service to build equitable and diverse scholarly environment. Extensive experience in all of the following areas: genetics, molecular biology, microscopy, and knowledge of C. elegans techniques. Experience in writing grants and scientific papers.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego’s Academic Personnel RECRUIT System at https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/. Only current UCSD employees will be considered for this position.

Salary is 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:
http://adminrecords.ucsd.edu/PPM/docs/230-311.html

Applications must include:

  • CV
  • Research Statement
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.
  • Assistant rank: 3 letters of reference
  • Associate or Full rank: 5 letters of reference

Requirements

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

  • Statement of Research

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • 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
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)