Plans, executes, facilitates, and drives forward pre-clinical and translational cancer immunology research projects.
Prepares and writes grant applications and reports; presents data at scientific meetings; co-authors scientific research manuscripts; and collaborations with other laboratories and investigators (within the institution and external) are routine.
Develops and leads research projects and conducts in vitro, and in vivo experiments and analysis of human cancer specimens.
Collaborates with other researchers as appropriate. Participates in the preparation and writing of grant applications and reports, and co-authors scientific research manuscripts.
May supervise other research staff and students.
Serves as a resource for collecting data and performing analysis. Facilitates and promotes a research project by providing scientific or intellectual information.
Develops laboratory protocols and training on new techniques. Manage, analyze and make recommendations on complex data sets for research.
Performs other related work as needed.
Doctoral degree in biological sciences or related field.
Experience in developing and implementing experimental projects in cancer biology and tumor immunology.
Technical Skills or Knowledge:
Molecular biology, PCR, genotyping, cloning plasmid constructs, DNA isolation and sequencing analysis.
Cell culture: Â in vitro experiments, retroviral transductions, CRISPR.
Murine modeling: maintenance of colonies, running experiments in mice.
Knowledge in bioinformatics methods and statistical tools.
Attention to detail.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Work independently and as part of a team.
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