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Open Positions

Postdoctoral Fellow (Banfield Lab, UC Berkeley)
Seeking applicants for a postdoctoral position to analyze genomes from metagenomic data. This researcher will aim to identify genes and pathways that are scientifically interesting and have the potential for development into genome editing tools. This position is in collaboration with the Doudna Lab (UC Berkeley). Interested applicants should contact Jill Banfield ([email protected]).

Staff Research Associate (SRA)/Specialist (Marson Lab, UCSF Parnassus)

Administrative Analyst – Administrative Officer II (UCSF Parnassus):
The Administrative Analyst will serve as an executive assistant to two faculty members and assist in the day-to-day management of their basic research laboratories in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. This position serves as a liaison between the University and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, where one of the faculty members is also an investigator. This position also provides executive support to the Innovative Genomics Institute at UCSF.

Any additional open positions should appear in searches for “Innovative Genomics Institute” on UC Berkeley’s job site or UCSF’s academic job site.


Undergraduate Research Positions

If you would like to perform research related to our program areas, please email your CV and cover letter to the principal investigator listed on the project page most relevant to your interests.


Graduate Research Positions

Our investigators accept graduate students from their home departments through university graduate programs.