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Assistant, Associate or Full Project Scientist - Multiple Myeloma

Application Window

Open date: July 13th, 2021

Next review date: Sunday, Aug 15, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Wednesday, Jul 13, 2022 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.

Position description

The Moores Cancer Center (https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cancer) a National Cancer Institute- designated Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of California, San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and are seeking a Project Scientist.

The Project Scientist will be responsible for performing cellular and molecular biology techniques pertaining to tumor microenvironment and tumor progression of hematopoietic tumors, in particular multiple myeloma. The Project scientist will carry-out experiments using both mouse models and cellular systems to investigate tumor-promoting pathways as well anti-tumor immunity and immunotherapy. The Project scientist will also be required to write grants and perform independent experiments.

A link to full description of the Project Scientist series is provided for your review:
http://adminrecords.ucsd.edu/PPM/docs/230-311.html

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Candidates must have a PhD and must have experience in writing grants and performing independent experiments.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

    Candidates must have completed a postdoctoral fellowship in cancer biology, immunology or a related field at the time of hiring.

Application Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter

  • 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)

Apply link: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02803

Help contact: deirdre@ucsd.edu

Campus Information

The University of California, San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, covered veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.