Staff Research Associate
Company: University of California - Riverside
Posted on: May 24, 2019
STAFF RESEARCH ASSOCIATE
8AM - 5PM
$0 - $0
The Stem Cell Center at the University of California, Riverside,
invites applications for a Staff Research Associate in our Stem
Cell Core Facility. The Staff Research Associate will help enhance
the Stem Cell Core by providing direct services to Stem Cell Core
Facility users and produce new tools, services, and cell lines for
laboratories to expand their research projects. The Staff Research
Associate will provide materials for the research of other labs,
not conduct research of their own. This full-time, fiscal-year
position is initially for one year, with possibility of
reappointment contingent on funding.
Candidates must have a degree in the life sciences with training in
stem cell biology. Advanced experience in pluripotent stem cell
culture is required. Successful candidates will have at least 5
years of experience in cell culture, stem cell differentiation,
cell biology, and molecular biology techniques.
Candidates with a PhD in the life sciences and extensive experience
in operating equipment in the Core is a preferred qualification.
Also preferred is a demonstrated ability to set up, learn to
operate, maintain, and trouble shoot new equipment that the Core
acquires in the future.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located
on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern
California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the
vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living
laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing
communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the
arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and
staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse
research universities in the country boasting several key rankings
of which we are extremely proud.
* UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The
Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."
* Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of
World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151
institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy
precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500
* In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the
Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for
achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and
* UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the
nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.
* In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated
UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student
success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named
top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California
campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities
in the nation for high black student graduation rates.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the
achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and
staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by
For information about our generous employee benefits package,
visit: Employee Benefits Overview
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