Degenerative Disease Research Specialist B

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 30 Sep 2019
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Degenerative Disease Research Specialist B for a gene therapy program located in Philadelphia, PA. Successful candidate will have molecular biology background and preferably some animal/husbandry experience (open to training on animal techniques)

Job Responsibilities:

  • Will be a lead trainer/future manager within this research group
  • Strong individual contributor to the scientific protocols and techniques
  • Will be responsible for completing the following techniques: Necropsy, tissue work, cloning, DNA amplification, ELISA, assays
  • Necropsy, tissue work, cloning, DNA amplification, ELISA, assays
  • This group works on Neurodegenerative Diseases (ie Parkinson's, ALS)

Job Responsibilities:

  • BA/BS in Biology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or in adjacent field
  • 1-2 years bench laboratory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required
  • Scientific background; working knowledge of commonplace molecular and cell biology techniques (molecular cloning, biochemical and cell based assays, animal)
  • Ability to learn new techniques; ability to follow existing protocols; ability to develop novel protocols and methods; outstanding interpersonal interaction skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, problem recognition and solving, and organizational skills

To Apply:

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Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.