The following are our currently available positions.
Job Title : Research Associate/Senior Research Associate
We are currently seeking a highly motivated and results oriented Research Associate/Senior Research Associate to support the development of monoclonal antibodies as therapeutics for infectious diseases. The successful candidate will contribute to preclinical and clinical antibody development activities, including antibody production and characterization, target identification and assay development. The candidate should be a well-organized and self-motivated team player and feel comfortable working in a dynamic environment, on accelerated timelines.
Essential duties and responsibilities:
Perform standard protein analysis techniques (e.g. A280, ELISA, SDS-PAGE, Western blot, SEC-HPLC)
Develop and execute assays for the characterization of antibodies
Establish and maintain mammalian cell lines
Produce, purify and characterize antibodies and target proteins
Conduct basic molecular biology work (PCR, cDNA cloning)
Actively contribute to general lab duties including equipment maintenance, instrument calibration, reagent resupply and ordering
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in related scientific discipline with 3+ years of practical experience
Strong working knowledge of protein biochemistry and antibody structure and function
Experience with standard protein analysis techniques, immunological assays and mammalian cell culture is required
Experience with protein expression (bacterial, mammalian systems), purification and standard molecular biology methods is desired
Experience with human B-cell technology is a plus
Interested and willing to learn and test new techniques and establish them as validated assays
Well organized with excellent attention to detail
Must be authorized to work in the US on an unrestricted basis
Please send inquiries or applications including your CV and a short cover letter by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.