Director, Immune and Molecular Profiling (IMP) Facility Researcher/Scientist IV

Commensurate with experience
May 14 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

The UA Immune & Molecular Profiling (IMP) facility, serving the University of Arizona Health Sciences as well as the broader UArizona community, is seeking an outstanding scientist in the general area of immune and molecular profiling to serve as its director. The IMP is a part of the University’s “Personalized Defense” Strategic Initiative. The position will be in charge of the overall operations of the IMP, including day-to-day operations as well as its function to promote the UAHS and UArizona strategic plan. This position will be hired via the Department of Immunobiology at University of Arizona College of Medicine-Tucson (UACoM-T). The UACoM and the Department of Immunobiology recognize the power of a diverse community and strongly encourage individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds to apply. The successful candidate will join the UA Department of Immunobiology at the rank of Researcher/Scientist IV and could be considered for Research-track appointment following demonstration of successful performance and scholarly promise.

The successful candidate should have strong immunology and multi-omics training and understanding and a demonstrated expertise in high-throughput, high-resolution flow cytometry. RNASeq expertise, particularly at the single-cell level, will be a plus.

Applicants must have a PhD in biological sciences, preferably in immunology. Successful candidates will be able to manage the IMP as its chief scientist and supervise staff of one or more technicians; to consult with other scientists regarding their projects and to help plan, design and execute scientific projects within the scope of IMP services (chiefly multicolor spectral flow cytometry and single cell and bulk transcriptome). Cowriting of manuscripts and grants and participating in scientific projects as a collaborator would be a plus. Salary and start-up funds are attractive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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For full details and qualifications, and to complete an on-line application, see req4379 at Outstanding UA Benefits! The University of Arizona is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

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