University of California, Berkeley
Type: Research Associate
Primary Research Area: Aging
Location: Berkeley, CA, USA
Salary Range: $50,001 - $60,000
Submit CV, Resume or Application By: December 18, 2018
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Application Review Date
The First Review Date for this job is: December 18, 2018
The Department of Integrative Biology (IB) is an Instruction and Research unit within the College of Letters and Science. The department was formed as a result of the reorganization of the biological sciences at UCB. Integrative Biology offers 150 lower and upper division and graduate courses. The departments teaching and research activities focus on both the integration and diversity of structure and function in and among living systems, encompassing a full spectrum of biological organization (i.e. from molecular to biosphere) for organisms ranging from viruses to plants and animals.
The department has >30 regular faculty, several adjunct faculty, many emeriti faculty, and graduate students, 32 administrative and technical support staff, and numerous visiting scholars, and other researchers including undergraduate apprentices.
This specific position is in the Brooks, Exercise Physiology Laboratory, but with a strong link to the laboratory of Prof. Jose Vazquez-Medina who is a co-investigator on the NIH sponsored research effort. Hence, the successful candidate will be expected to work between labs with and among lab members.
Salary & Benefits
For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/compensation-and-benefits/index.html
How to Apply
Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
This position is governed by the terms and conditions in the agreement for the Research Support Professionals Unit (RX) between the University of California and the University Professional and Technical Employees (UPTE). The current bargaining agreement manual can be found at: http://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/labor/bargaining-units/rx/index.html
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