Research Associate, Stem Cell Biology

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences, Molecular Biology
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 11 Feb 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Research Associate of Stem Cell Biology for a biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA. Successful candidate will play a hands-on role in a highly collaborative and dynamic group that develops and implements processes to differentiate and characterize iPSC cellular models at an industrial scale.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs).
  • Generate neural subtypes from hPSCs.
  • Establish cellular and biochemical assays for screening and target validation.
  • Analyze, interpret, and communicate scientific data.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS or MS degree or equivalent in neuroscience, cell biology, biochemistry, or a similar discipline. 0 - 2 years of Industry or Academic Lab research experience, preferred.
  • Experience in working with human iPS / ES cells is strongly preferred.
  • Proficiency in basic laboratory techniques such as qRT-PCR, western blotting, cloning, immunostaining, lentiviral production, ELISA, and flow-cytometry. Familiarity with lab automation solutions.
  • Ability to work productively in a fast-paced environment that requires a high level of communication, collaboration, and organization.
  • Experience in molecular biology techniques including genome engineering.
  • Experience in developing cell-based functional assays, including high-content imaging and/or live-cell imaging.

To Apply:

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A full job description is available on request.

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.