Clinical Research Analyst IV

December 11, 2019
Neurology / Memory and Aging Center
Full Time
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The Clinical Neurosciences Research Lab Manager applies extensive knowledge of clinical research protocols and processes to design research projects of large scope and high degrees of complexity. Supports the management of biological materials including sample processing, running complex assays.

The Clinical Neurosciences Research Lab Manager will lead and oversee the daily activities of the Biospecimens processing and banking lab that serves the Neurosciences Clinical Research Unit and Memory and Aging Center. The Manager will draw upon an extensive knowledge base regarding biological sample processing, acquisition, banking and management, as well as trouble shooting and running commercially designed protein and other assays for investigators using the service. The Manager will utilize good knowledge of regulatory policies regarding sample tracking and chain of custody, and will develop standard operating procedures and maintain detailed records of samples.

The UCSF Memory and Aging Center’s mission is to deliver superb patient care to patients with neurodegenerative diseases, like Alzheimer’s disease, and to apply state-of-the-art translational research methods to discover the causes of, and treatments for human nervous system disorders, and to educate each generation of medical students, neurology residents and postdoctoral fellows. By fostering cross-disciplinary interactions among scientists around the world, we accelerate the pace of discovery and champion the University's global health initiatives.

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences, health professions and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.