Assistant or Associate Project Scientist - Angiogenesis Research

University of California San Diego

University of California San Diego

Position overview

Position title: Angiogenesis Research Salary range: A reasonable salary range estimate for this position is $71,500 - $107,600. The posted UC academic salary scales ( set the minimum pay determined by rank and/or step at appointment. See the following table for the salary scale for this position: Application Window


Open date: March 19, 2024


Next review date: Sunday, Apr 21, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.


Final date: Wednesday, Mar 19, 2025 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 Department of Pathology ( at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine UCSD is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and is seeking an Assistant or Associate Project Scientist in the field of Angiogenesis Research.


The Department of Pathology plays a key role in the University's three missions. It aims to achieve the highest standards in patient care, research, and education. The Department provides diagnostic pathology services in a wide variety of subspecialties with highly trained subspecialists who are recognized for their expertise. The Department's research programs are diverse and interface with a wealth of basic and translational research programs that are a hallmark of UC San Diego.


The successful candidate will be expected to perform biochemical and biological studies to support our current anti-angiogenic efforts in cancer and ocular neovascular disorders. The successful candidate will perform a variety of techniques, including cloning and expression of recombinant proteins, tissue culture, protein purification, and preparation for mass spectrometry analysis. The successful candidate will also perform preclinical studies in mice and rabbits.


In addition, the successful candidate will play a leadership role in managing the projects, and also be involved in analyzing the data, teaching, preparing presentations and reports, and summarizing results from experiments for presentations.


Appointment at the Assistant or Associate Project Scientist level will be based on the candidate's background and experience.


A link to the full description of the Project Scientist series is provided for your review:






Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidates must have a PhD in Biochemistry or Molecular Biology.


Preferred qualifications

Candidates with a minimum of two peer-reviewed publications and first authorships are preferred.


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 /shortcuts/contributions_to_diversity site for more information.


• Misc / Additional (Optional)


Reference requirements


• 3-5 required (contact information only)


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Ms. Lanisa Medina

4060 Fourth Avenue, Suite 610
La Jolla, CA 92093
United States

Posting #

2024-03-21 (AdID:1188)