Enhance their experience and/or education by having an understanding of the manual skills needed for scientific research. This position is designed to enhance the learning experiences of university or high school students, by either furthering their experiential experiences or by giving them opportunities to broaden their exposure to science. It may also be used to meet academic requirements for experiential learning through their course work.
Conduct summer research project investigating mouse, human or macaque antibodies to Neisserial vaccine antigens
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum Education and Experience: 1-2 years of college including courses in biochemistry, immunology or related field.
Ability to achieve a basic understanding of routine laboratory procedures or have the ability to be trained. Some laboratory research experience and knowledge of molecular biology preferred.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Sit: Up to 8 hours/day Stand/Walk:
Up to 6 hours/day Bend/Stoop: Up to 6 hours/day Reach: Up to 6 hours Rep Use of UE/Grasp:
Up to 8 hrs Lift/Push/Pull: 25lbs, over 25# with assistance or equipment This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function of this position.
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.
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