SRF Research Center Immunologist Application Form

Immunologist

SENS Research Foundation (SRF) is seeking a full-time researcher for a Scientist I position to work at our Research Center located in Mountain View, California. The position is to lead a new intramural research project geared toward performing translational research studying aging as it relates to the immune system.  This is a collaborative effort between SRF and the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, located in Novato, CA. The successful applicant will work with, and be guided by, senior researchers at both SRF and the Buck, and as such this position is available to new PhDs.

 

Required Experience

  • PhD or equivalent doctoral degree in the chemical/biological sciences
  • Expertise in the innate immune system - NK cells in particular

Essential Duties and Functions

  • Capable of independent planning and project design
  • Proficient at the bench and with data analysis
  • Comfortable with a small team environment and collaborations with other institutions

Compensation

SRF is proud to offer a competitive salary of $65,000/yr for this position, which includes paid vacation and sick leave, fully covered health insurance, inclusive of dependents, an FSA program, and a company matched 401(k) plan offered after a 90-day introductory period.  SRF is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Interested candidates should apply through this web application, emailed applications will not be considered.

Be sure to complete the online application in its entirety. Starred (*) fields must be answered. Failure to answer required fields completely or properly name documents may result in delayed consideration of your application.

When you have successfully completed the online application, you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive a confirmation (and also cannot find it in your spam folder), or if you experience any technical issues with the application, please alert the system administrator by submitting a website inquiry.

Applicants moving onto the second phase of the application process will be contacted by email by a SRF representative for an interview.

 

Contact Information
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Academic Information
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Documents
Except where otherwise stated you may submit files in PDF, DOC or DOCX format. The maximum size for each file is 2 MB.
Please limit your CV or resume to a maximum of 2 pages. Highlight any prior laboratory or research experience. A brief 1- or 2-line description of your specific contribution to each research project is particularly helpful. For instance, the statement "created the expression construct that allowed us to determine protein localization" quickly clarifies your role in the project. The document should be named as follows: Surname_First Name_CV. For example, Greg Chin’s CV or resume document would be called Chin_Greg_CV.doc
A cover letter describing your knowledge of SRF's damage repair approach to aging as well as your experience in immunology; please limit your letter to one page.