Postdoctoral Position at UCSF

505 Parnassus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94143
United States
Job Posted Date: 
May 19, 2021
Postdoc Positions

The laboratory of Dr. Mallar Bhattacharya, located at the UCSF Parnassus Heights campus, seeks an exceptional post-doctoral fellow who will independently plan, develop, and execute research projects. Research in the Bhattacharya Laboratory is focused on immune-stromal interactions in lung injury and fibrosis: How do innate immune cells regulate fibroblasts after injury or infection? Single cell genomics, tissue slice imaging, and functional lung injury experiments are used, as well as analysis of primary human lung cells. Ongoing projects:

1)        Paracrine regulation of fibroblast calcium oscillations by macrophages

2)        Immune surveillance of cellular senescence

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.

The University undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for underutilized minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for covered veterans. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities and women. 

Job Requirements: 

Required qualifications:

•          PhD degree in immunology or a related field, with direct experience with immune profiling and functional assays including flow cytometry/FACS

•          Experience in mouse genetic models

•          Proficiency in cell culture techniques

•          Willingness to develop a working knowledge of single-cell genomics analysis

•          Knowledge of and experience with basic molecular biology techniques

•          Experience in lab maintenance

Preferred qualifications:

•          Experience with confocal or multiphoton microscopy

•          Experience in lung models

How to Apply: 

Please forward a cover letter, CV and the names of 2 references to [email protected].

San Francisco
Greater Bay Area