[Histonet] Gladstone Research Technologist III position
jdoerner <@t> gladstone.ucsf.edu
Fri Nov 5 18:46:08 CDT 2010
Research Technologist III
The J. David Gladstone Institutes is an independent, nonprofit organization,
affiliated with UCSF, contributing to the health and well-being of all
people through medical research, education, and outreach in the areas of
heart disease, AIDS, and Alzheimer's disease. Gladstone is composed of three
separate institutes and approximately 350 employees. Our employees receive
exceptional benefits, including 3 weeks of paid vacation,
medical/dental/vision coverage, tuition reimbursement, and excellent
retirement programs. We are located in an award-winning building adjacent to
UCSF's Mission Bay Campus. Gladstone has consistently ranked as one of the
top places to work in academia in the United States.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The person in this position will be reporting to the Histology Core Manager.
. Must be able to work within a core laboratory that provides
Institutes-wide research services, to develop and implement specific plans
and laboratory procedures to perform various analyses supporting the
investigation of complex scientific problems.
. Responsible for half the core request workload as well as
development of new techniques as required by current scientific advances or
requested by Gladstone researchers.
. Jointly responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of core
equipment. Responsible for maintenance, training and support of microscopy
systems currently in the core and also in individual researchers labs around
The candidate's expertise should include research (animal) histology
techniques, animal dissection and necropsy, light microscopy (including
epifluorescent, confocal and multi-photon techniques), photography, and
digital and image analysis. Ability to interact with researchers on a
scientific and function level. Immunohistochemistry experience is a must and
in-situ hybridization experience is a plus. Experience in handling
neurological samples is a strong plus. Requires a minimum of BA/BS plus 5
years relevant experience.
Please send resumes to hr <@t> gladstone.ucsf.edu and reference job #C10-08UT.
Gladstone is committed to a policy that provides equal employment
opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard
to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital
status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, veteran status,
sexual orientation, or any other non-job related characteristic, and to make
all employment decisions so as to further this principle of equal employment
Senior Human Resources Recruiter
The J. David Gladstone Institutes
1650 Owens Street
San Francisco, CA 94158
Telephone: (415) 734-2035
Fax: (415) 355-0910
E-mail: jdoerner <@t> gladstone.ucsf.edu
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