We are looking for an Associate Scientist / Scientist with experience in cell culture, tissue processing, flow cytometry, as well as standard molecular biology and biochemical techniques. Above all, we are looking for a highly motivated and collaborative individual with a passion for oncology research, who enjoys working in a fast-paced and highly dynamic working environment.
Manage and expand PDX bank and cell line collection
Test novel drugs with a combination of in vitro and in vivo assays
Perform daily FACS-based analysis of PDX tumors
Perform cell-based or biochemical assays on a tight schedule
Maintain flow cytometers
Analyze and report data regularly at group meetings
BS degree and relevant experience in a research setting.
Technical expertise in cell and molecular biology and/or cancer biology
Experience with mouse models of cancer, including PDX (Patient Derived Xenograft) models preferred
Excellent laboratory, record keeping, data analysis, and critical thinking skills.
Ability to plan, execute, and troubleshoot experiments.
Ability to manage more than one project at any given time and to work successfully in a cross-functional and highly collaborative team environment
Exceptional communication, both speech and writing, to a variety of audience types
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, FlowJo and GraphPad Prism
U.S. citizen/green card holder required