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Trades Helper - Insulator/Pipe Coverer
Facilities Management has an open opportunity for a candidate to join our Plumbing Team as an insulation team Trades Helper. This is a unique opportunity for applicants who are interested in learning the insulation trade.
Selected candidates will rotate through several learning opportunities and experiences within the insulation team in order to gain experience in the trade and begin training for a career path. This position will provide an estimated three years of insulation training. Should the Trades Helper successfully complete the insulation training program, the employee will be eligible to apply for open insulator/pipe coverer positions within FM.
In the Trades Helper role, initial duties will include assisting with insulation team set-up, delivery of materials, and the clean-up of shop and work areas. Trades Helpers are required to drive University vehicles on a daily basis as one of their primary job functions.
Senior Mechanical Engineer – Cell Qualification And Cell R&D
This person's primary role will be ensuring current and future battery cell mechanical designs meet the requirements of Tesla's current and future battery modules, and vice versa. This person will work closely with Tesla's cell characterization and qualification team as well as battery module teams to design and execute mechanical methods that directly impact Tesla's product lifetimes and reliability. This role also involves working with module production teams to ensure cell requirements are met in actuality, not only by design. This person will work to qualify and iterate upon cell mechanical designs based on Tesla's needs and the capabilities of Tesla's cell suppliers. This person must exhibit the knowledge, leadership, and drive needed to not only challenge the status quo, but also define and execute the optimal path forward.
Design, develop, prototype, and execute mechanical test and characterization methods for battery cells and cell components
From first principles and experimental data, determine cell mechanical requirements such as maximum loads, limits of plastic deformation
Manage cell and cell-module interface requirements and work with validation teams
Be familiar with finite element methods (FEA) for mechanical modeling; work with FEA/modeling engineers to validate models and extract material parameters from mechanical tests that you have designed and performed
Produce meaningful and compelling analyses and data visualizations beyond Excel
Author technical presentations and summarize high-impact technical findings
Work in a laboratory and/or production environment, not just at a desk
Collaborate with and proactively build professional relationships with engineers, scientists, and technicians across different groups
Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar
MS or PhD with 2+ years professional experience
BS with 4+ years professional experience
CAD; drafting; GD&T; tool / fixture / jig design
Design and execution of mechanical characterization experiments
Mechanical load frame operation, e.g. Instron, MTS, stress, strain, and creep measurements
Working with machine shops, rapid prototyping, and additive manufacturing
Building test fixtures using extruded aluminum framing and electromechanical parts e.g. pneumatic or solenoid actuators
Data acquisition systems; analog and digital signals
Extensive working knowledge of precision dimensional inspection tools
Working knowledge & relevant coursework in finite element analysis (FEA) methods
Ability to break down complex technical topics and deliver visual technical presentations (e.g. PowerPoint) to groups of engineers, scientists, and technicians
MATLAB, Python, LabVIEW, R
Mechanical testing of composite materials
Other materials test laboratory equipment
Ability to demonstrate a strong interest or passion for lithium-ion battery technology
Experience with mechanical testing of batteries
Knowledge of safety hazards of working with and mechanical testing of lithium and lithium-ion batteries
Please send most current resume and cover letter to PEControls@tesla.com
Scientist I Single Cell Transcriptomic Approaches To Cell Types In The Mouse Nervous System
The Allen Institute for Brain Science, located in Seattle, Washington, is committed to understanding how the brain works and helping to unlock the mysteries of neurological diseases and disorders affecting millions worldwide.
The Allen Institute is seeking an exceptional candidate who will be part of a Seattle-based multidisciplinary team within the Cell Types Program. The successful candidate will participate in high-throughput single cell transcriptome data generation and analysis to support the effort funded by the newly awarded BRAIN grant from the NIH, which aims to define all cell types in the adult mouse brain. The candidate will be a Ph.D. graduate in life sciences or computational biology and will possess strong experimental and computational skills. She/he will collaborate with several other departments on the identification and classification of cell types in the mouse nervous system.
Work within the Molecular Genetics team on experimental design, execution, and research associate training in order to generate large-scale single cell transcriptome datasets.
Work with Modeling, Analysis and Theory team to timely and iteratively analyze single cell data from the internal single cell transcriptomics pipeline and facilitate generation of cell type taxonomy.
Design and execute validation and follow-up experiments to place the transcriptomics results in the neurobiological context.
Write and publish manuscripts, grant progress reports and grant applications.
Present work internally and externally at conferences.
Evaluate new single cell RNA-seq platforms and techniques.
Work with Electrophysiology and Neuroanatomy teams to facilitate data organization and integration in an effort to create multimodal neuronal taxonomy.
Ph.D. in life sciences or computational biology (e.g., Neuroscience, Genomics, Genetics, or related field).
Knowledgeable in genomic data generation from primary tissues (rodent handling, dissection, single cell collection, molecular biology, and next generation sequencing).
Knowledgeable about developmental neurobiology and systems neurobiology
Knowledgeable about RNA-seq, ATAC-seq and/or ChIP-seq data
Proficiency in R and Linux shell scripting.
2+ years of experimental experience in genomic data generation from primary tissues (rodent handling, dissection, single cell collection, molecular biology, and next generation sequencing).
2+ years of experience working in a rodent model system studying a neurobiological problem in vivo (e.g., developmental neurobiology, systems neurobiology).
2+ years of computational experience working with RNA-seq, ATAC-seq and/or ChIP-seq data, preferably at the single cell level.
Ability to develop, test, implement, and share new experimental and computational tools quickly, in an iterative manner, after feedback from experimental, data production, and analysis teams.
Experience with additional programming languages (Perl, Python, Matlab) preferred.
Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team to meet aggressive timelines in a collaborative environment.
It is the policy of the Allen Institute to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, the Allen Institute will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
Research Technician 2 For The Center For Cell Reprogramming, Department Of Pathology – Georgetown University Medical Center
Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.
Research Technician 2 for the Center for Cell Reprogramming, Department of Pathology – Georgetown University Medical Center
The Research Technician 2 assists in carrying out cancer research experiments, especially generation and maintenance of patient-derived conditionally reprogrammed cell lines and 3D primary cell cultures from various tumor tissue types (e.g., salivary gland, pancreas and brain cancers; and uses zebrafish model system to isolate metastasis specific cells from primary tumors. The Research Technician 2 has duties that include but are not limited to:
Establishes primary cell cultures using patient's or mouse PDX tissue materials using conditionally reprogram cell technology.
Maintains the cultures and carry out proliferation assays.
Carries out several molecular biology techniques, such as DNA and RNA isolation from cells and tissue materials, qPCR, and gel electrophoresis for DNA and proteins.
Prepares protein cell lysates for Western blotting.
Performs immunofluorescence staining of cells and capturing images.
Images zebrafish using IF microscope.
Keeps impeccable experiments' details, experiments' results, and interpretation of data in the laboratory notebook, and presents data in the lab meetings.
Maintains computer hardware and software.
Performs routine lab jobs such as glassware washing and autoclaving, which are shared with others in the laboratory.
Bachelor's degree – Master's degree preferred
2 years of experience in tissue culture, DNA/RNA isolation, PCR, protein gels, and immunoblotting - preference for 2 years of extensive lab experience in cellular and molecular biology techniques
Preference for experience with zebrafish handling and injections in embryos
Working knowledge of immunofluorescence microscopy
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Photoshop, and any statistical analysis software
Georgetown's Center for Cell Reprogramming pursues and promotes research on stem-like cells, with an emphasis on conditionally reprogrammed cells, adult stem cells and their relevant biological/medical applications. We serve as a nidus for faculty recruitment, for internal and external research collaborations, and for facilitating funding from the National Institutes of Health, Department of Defense, pharmaceutical companies and foundations. We currently sponsor seminars by world-class scientists to maintain the Center at the forefront of the rapidly advancing field of cell reprogramming.
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Cell Culture Technician, Pluripotent Stem Cell (Microbiology Resource I)
JOB TITLE: Cell Culture Technician, Pluripotent Stem Cell
- This work involves pluripotent stem cell culture and differentiation, selecting colonies, expanding selected clones, evaluating cell growth, calculating accurate cell viability and population doublings, maintenance of laboratory records, preparation and dispensing of media and cell culture supplements.
The ideal candidate for this role has an undergraduate degree in cell/molecular biology, biotechnology, or a related discipline.
We are primarily interested in meeting potential candidates who have exceptional aseptic cell culture technique with at least 1-2 years of particular experience in pluripotent stem cell culture
Effects SME / Green Cell Lead
Effects SME / Green Cell Lead
Primary Location: Joshua Tree, CA, US
Must be a U.S citizen
Security Clearance: Top Secret
The Marine Corps Tactics and Operations Group (MCTOG) mission is to provide standardized advanced training and certification to Ground Combat Element (GCE) Operations Officers, Operations Chiefs, and select other GCE training specialists in GCE operations, combined arms planning and integration, and unit readiness planning at the company, battalion, and regiment levels to support GCE Training and Readiness (T&R) events.
The Effects Subject Matter Expert (SME) / Green Cell Lead will oversee the continued establishment and implementation of the Effects Cell and Green Cell within Exercise Control of Marine Corps Tactics Operations Group (MCTOG), the USMC Ground Combat Element (GCE) caretaker. The preferred candidate will possess detailed and functional knowledge of DoD/USMC Planning Processes and Marine Corps and joint doctrine related to Fires, Effects, Targeting, Information Operations to include all Information Related Capabilities (IRCs), Civil Affairs/Civil Military Operations, and Interagency roles and responsibilities in military operations. Additionally, acts as the MAGTF Expeditionary Brigade (MEB) or Division-level headquarters during exercise evolutions providing Effects Cell and Green Cell input to operational orders as well as reacting to subordinate requests from a regimental staff and other agencies involved in MCTOG exercises. Furthermore, the candidate will participate in Effects working groups, advocacy boards, and training courses at the Secret security level. Reviews, revises, writes, and provides comments on Marine Corps and joint doctrine documents, best practices, and TTP not covered by doctrine (i.e., Marine Corps Interim Publications, Pamphlet, GCE Advocacy matters).
Supervise the conduct of the Effects / Green Cell Team; oversee, conduct, and produce assignments requiring performance to expert level knowledge of principles associated with non-lethal fires and effects, information operations, political factors, socioeconomic paradigms, cultural awareness, foreign media, and foreign area analysis; display ability to advise senior military leadership, operational and tactical level operators and commanders in Effects considerations.
Conduct tactical and operational Effects planning at the conceptual, functional, and detailed levels for service and functional component organizations and joint headquarters organizations as part of simulated exercises that support student development and operating force units.
Provide focused analysis of Effects on target populations during the execution of operations and warfighting functions to identify strengths and weaknesses as they occur during an event, model, or simulation and during preparation for the same.
Provide technical advice to Information Management Team, Exercise Control Staff, Modeling and Simulations Team, and Communication Division.
Prepare reports, briefs, and documents to support event scenario development and higher and adjacent headquarters functions.
Periodically travel to training events and/or systems courses.
Participate in and conduct reviews and structured walk-throughs of events, operation orders and plans, and information gathering requirements.
Create and edit documents, analyze problem areas, and suggest feasible solutions.
Review, write, and provide comments on Marine Corps and joint doctrine documents.
Attend conferences and meetings at the resident site and other locations off site.
Assist in exercise product development.
Assist in reviewing classified material and recommend a lesser classification for use in events, models, simulations, demonstrations, reports, and briefings.
Perform as Effects Cell and Green Cell Lead ISO response cells supporting exercises.
Prepare and present Fires and Effects/Green Cell course material in presentation format in seminar and auditorium type settings as either a briefing or as formal instruction.
Provide how-to instruction on detailed and functional Effects and Green Cell planning to student population and planning teams.
Observe and provide training, product/process review, and after-action feedback to selected elements of unit Fire Support Coordination Center (FSCC) operating at the Secret security level during MCTOG supported exercises and events.
Knowledge and Skills
Must have excellent written and oral communications skills.
Must possess self-motivation and a high level of discretion to work effectively.
Must be able to multi-task efficiently, work in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects and have a strong attention for detail.
Experience and Education
Bachelors degree is required; major in political science, management, military science, or equivalent area is desired.
A minimum of 10 years of operational experience in Fires and Effects or related fields is required.
A minimum of 3 years experience in the following is required but not limited to:
military training and education
demonstrated knowledge of Fires doctrine, procedures, and command relationships at the tactical level
cumulative training, education, on-the-job training, and assignment to Effects / Green Cell billets
Attendance at career development courses or Intermediate Level School such as Marine Corps CSC is required. Civil Military Operations schools sponsored through MCCMOS, Expeditionary Warfare Training Group (EWTG), or US Army desired; other DOD sponsored equivalents are acceptable.
Former military experience and at least 3 years of operational IO experience is required.
Completion of a formal military Information Operations school such as MCIOC or DOD service equivalent required. USMC Command and Staff, Expeditionary Warfare Training Group (EWTG), or US Army desired; other DOD sponsored equivalents are acceptable.
Physical Requirements and Work Environment
- Garrison work environment including but not limited to:
- occasional field/tactical environments
- occasional extended working hours will be required
- schedule: M-F 0700 to 1700
Domestic travel may be required for training and program coordination.
May be required to travel OCONUS to conduct installation, training or maintenance. Accordingly, a valid passport is required.
Travel is estimated to be up to 30%.
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
Obsidian Solutions Group (OSG) is a diversified consulting and technology company providing flexible and responsive solutions to federal, state, and local agencies and organizations. Our core domains are overseas and domestic mission support operations, collection/analysis/identification, and information technology. Obsidian Solutions Group is comprised of strategic and operational personnel who provide its clients deep domain expertise across a comprehensive spectrum of skill sets, allowing mission accomplishment and development of long-term capabilities.
Obsidian Solutions Group is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, any other non-merit factor, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Fuel Cell Stack Unit Cell Research Engineer
Job Description: & Qualifications
Ford Research and Advanced Engineering is expanding fuel cell development activities at its Dearborn Research and Innovation Center and is seeking experienced PEM fuel cell stack unit cell research engineers. The positions will work closely with the supply base and focus on the design and development of unit cell designs and components such as bi-polar plates, seals, and integrated membrane electrode assemblies. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly qualified and motivated engineer to join a diverse team of researchers tasked with shaping and delivering Ford's future product strategy for fuel cell technology.
In conjunction with the supply base, develop unit cell, bipolar plate, seals, and/or integrated MEA designs
Develop and maintain design requirements, specifications, lessons learned, and best practices
Perform engineering analyses such as stress, pressure drop, heat transfer, fluid flow, geometric attributes, tolerance stack-up, etc.
Develop in-house models in support of unit cell design analyses
Develop and maintain quality documents such as P-diagrams, DFMEAs, etc…
Familiarity with stack cost estimating models
- Bachelor of Science in Chemistry or Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
- 5+ years of relevant fuel cell unit cell design and integration experience with a major automotive manufacturer or as part of a major automotive manufacturer joint venture
Experience and/or knowledge in the following topics, Strong background in heat and mass transfer and fluid mechanics, FEA and CFD, Seal design and seal materials or Bipolar plate design, materials, and coatings
Experienced in the use of quality process tools such as P-diagrams, FMEA, 8D, etc.
Strong understanding of PEM fuel cell fundamentals
Experience with Six Sigma methodologies desired
Team player with strong interpersonal skills; able to work effectively in collaborative environment
Strong oral and written communication skills
The distance between imagination and … creation. It can be measured in years of innovation, or in moments of brilliance. When you join the Ford team you will discover all the benefits, rewards and development opportunities you'd expect from a diverse global leader. You'll become part of a team that is already leading the way, with ingenious solutions and attainable products – and it is always ready to go further.
Visa sponsorship may be available for this position.
Ford Motor Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.
Scientist, Cell And Molecular Biology
Scientist, Cell and Molecular Biology
Syros Pharmaceuticals is pioneering the understanding of the non-coding region of the genome to advance a new wave of medicines that control expression of disease-driving genes. Syros has built a proprietary platform to systematically and efficiently analyze this unexploited region of DNA in human disease tissue to identify and drug novel targets linked to genomically defined patient populations. Because gene expression is fundamental to the function of all cells, the Company's gene control platform has broad potential to achieve profound and durable benefit across a range of diseases. Syros is focused on cancer and immune-mediated diseases and is advancing a growing pipeline, including its lead drug candidates SY-1425, a selective RARα agonist for genomically defined subsets of patients identified by its platform, for a range of cancers including acute myeloid leukemia and myelodysplastic syndrome, and SY-1365, a selective CDK7 inhibitor for a range of blood cancers and solid tumors. Led by a team with deep experience in drug discovery, development and commercialization, Syros is located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
We are seeking an experienced Cellular and Molecular Biologist to join a team of highly motivated scientists that are discovering new disease drug targets and developing small molecule modulators of gene regulation. In this lab-based position, the successful candidate will genetically and chemically interrogate cellular systems to support target discovery and validation, mechanism of action studies, hit finding, and lead optimization efforts for monogenic diseases, with an initial focus on sickle cell disease. These contributions will also support internal and external presentations and publications.
The candidate must have a Ph.D. that includes of 5 years of laboratory experience in cell and molecular biology. Candidates with expertise in genetic modification systems for primary cells (CRISPR, shRNA), nucleic acid detection techniques, flow cytometry, and epigenetic regulation assays are encouraged to apply.
Design and execution of shRNA, siRNA and CRISPR-mediated gene mutation and gene modulation studies
Optimization of cell culture conditions and CRISPR delivery methods for human hematopoietic primary and immortalized cell lines
Development and execution of cell-based screening assays
Identification and validation of target protein co-factors
Design and execution of epigenomic assays using next generation sequencing (ChIP-seq, ATAC-seq and RNA-seq)
Development of custom assays for nucleic acid and protein detection (qPCR, nanostring, flow cytometry, co-IP)
Collaboration with computational biology, biochemistry, and chemistry groups to advance project team goals
Presentation of experimental results at company-wide meetings and writing of internal reports
Ph.D. that includes 5 years of relevant laboratory experience in cell and molecular biology
Extensive experience in designing and delivering CRISPR and shRNA and exogenous gene payloads to cells
Expertise in culturing, troubleshooting, and optimizing of multi-phase primary cell culture systems
Expertise in the design, execution, and analysis of qPCR and flow cytometry assays
Previous experience studying hematopoiesis, erythropoiesis, red cell biology, or sickle cell disease is a plus
Previous experience in performing immunoprecipitation (IP) and chromatin IP assays (ChIP) is a plus
Track record of successfully advancing research projects, both as a leader and contributor
Desire and ability to work in a fast paced, cross-functional, flexible and team-oriented environment
Strong written, verbal, and visual communications skills
Finally, the candidate will need to embrace our values:
As a team we:
Are committed to transform the lives of patients
Are pioneering in our science
Challenge each other to achieve excellence
Work with passion, integrity and respect
Like rigorous work and serious fun
Candidates who are keen experimentalists, independent thinkers, and enthusiastic team players with a passion for drug discovery are encouraged to apply. Please send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Research Associate/Associate Scientist, Cell Biology
Research Associate/Associate Scientist, Cell Biology
Xencor Inc. is an innovative biotechnology company located in the Los Angeles area (near Pasadena) and in San Diego. We have a very deep drug development pipeline including five programs currently in clinical testing with three more expected to start clinical testing by 1H2019 and have an excellent opportunity for a Research Associate/Assoiciate Scientist, Cell Biology to join our team. We use our pioneering XmAb® technology to develop better biotherapeutics – antibodies that target new biological mechanisms and have the potential to be more potent, safer and longer lasting – with the goal of improving patient outcomes and quality of life. In addition to generating a pipeline of novel drug candidates, with eleven in clinical testing by Xencor or our partners, our XmAb® technology has enabled multiple collaborations with leading biopharmaceutical companies including Novartis, Amgen, Morphosys, CSL, Janssen(J&J), Alexion and Boehringer Ingelheim.
Our employees are the most important factor in our success and we have assembled a highly talented group from diverse backgrounds and disciplines to execute our business plan and shape our future. Xencor employees value new ideas and flexibility and demand from each other scientific rigor, a passion for innovation, and a willingness to take risks.
We seek a Research Associate/Associate Scientist, Cell Biology:
Job Duties include:
Developing and conducting immunological and cellular bioassays to support development of clinical candidates.
Primary mammalian cell isolation and maintenance of primary cultures and cell lines.
Documentation of experimental protocols, design, details and results.
Data analysis and preparation of data and results for presentation.
PhD or MS in cell biology, immunology or related field with at least 5 years of laboratory experience. Research experience in T cell biology, immunology, or immuno-oncology is highly desired.
Technical expertise in multiple bioassays including proliferation, apoptosis, viability, activation, and cytotoxicity assays using various read-outs including flow cytometry, luminescence, fluorescence, and ELISA.
Expertise in multi-color flow cytometry; 10+ parameter experience is preferred.
Extensive experience in primary cell culture; experience with co-culture techniques and complex in vitro cell based models and functional assays is highly preferred.
Experience using software programs for data collection and analysis including FACS Diva, Flowjo, and Prism.
Must work efficiently both independently and in a team environment, and must have demonstrated quality, proficiency, and attention to detail in your research. Must possess excellent project management, documentation, and communication skills.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
We strive to create an environment that will challenge, motivate, and reward our employees for meeting the changing demands of creating breakthrough therapeutics. Xencor has a highly collaborative structure that integrates co-workers with different skill sets into teams for product and technology development. With an emphasis on attaining the best and most highly qualified candidates in their respective fields, we offer a competitive salary & benefits package. Please submit a cover letter & resume. For further information about Xencor, please visit our website at www.xencor.com EOE
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Gene Regulation And Cancer Cell Behavior
Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases.
Fred Hutch's pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation's first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women's Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here
A postdoctoral position is immediately available in the Hsieh Lab (http://research.fhcrc.org/hsieh/) at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The core focus of the Hsieh Lab is to interrogate the mechanisms by which post-transcriptional gene regulation governs cancer cell behavior at a molecular, cellular, and organismal level.
For this position, the applicant will utilize murine genetics, whole transcriptome ribosome profiling, RNA labeling/sequencing techniques, various cellular and molecular assays, and a repository of primary human cancer samples to understand how the shape of mRNA direct their translation and cancer phenotypes. Applicants should be interested in the application of basic science research towards clinically intractable problems faced by cancer patients and will be expected to be scientifically intrepid.
We are looking for exceptional candidates with a recent PhD and/or MD, a record of productive research, and the ability to work independently as well as in collaborative research efforts
A strong background in high throughput methods, RNA biology, and/or computational biology are highly desirable. Excellent verbal and written English communication skills are required.
To apply for this position, please provide the following:
- Cover letter summarizing your research interest
- 3 references
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