Within the Galipeau group at WIMR, the successful applicant will lead a mentored pre-clinical research project with potential for direct clinical translation. The candidate will develop and study the physiology and translational use of novel engineered fusokines for therapy applications in cancer, inflammatory bowel disease and neuro-immune disorders. The candidate will also be expected to contribute to the preparation of manuscript and reports and to regularly present their findings at meetings, lab meetings and national/international symposia.
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Required Terminal Degree Ph.D. in biomedical sciences required.
Experience working with tissue culture of cell lines and primary cell lines required. Basic skills in biochemistry and molecular biology required. Experience with flow cytometry and willingness to work with murine animal models of human disease is desired.
It is anticipated this position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a designated campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
Negotiable ANNUAL (12 months)
Applicants for this position will be considered for the titles listed in this posting. The title is determined by the experience and qualifications of the finalist.
Hire will be subject to criminal background check requirements.
A period of evaluation will be required.
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