Research Specialist A/B/C

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 04 Jun 2024

Research Specialist - Permanent - Philadelphia, PA

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated Research Specialist to join a Hematology/Oncology department. This position can be A, B or C level.

Primary Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be involved in exciting projects investigating the evolution and biology of HIV and SIV. This role will primarily focus on the isolation and characterization of HIV-1 and related simian-human immunodeficiency virus (SHIV) chimeras.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field.
  • Familiarity with research and clinical study methodologies.
  • Proficiency in DNA/RNA extraction, cloning, and genetic characterization.
  • Experience with PCR protocols, next generation sequencing library preparation, and western blotting.
  • Ability to work onsite Monday-Friday.
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 lbs.

The Research Specialist's responsibilities will be:

  • Conducting experiments to meet research project objectives under close supervision.
  • Assisting in laboratory experiments and clinical studies for product or material formulation and development.
  • Managing daily laboratory equipment, documentations, and processes to ensure all is compliant with regulations and timely completion of project/program deliverables.
  • Collaborating closely with Senior Research Specialists and Principal Investigator (PI) on experimental/clinical work setups in accordance with established protocols.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Natalie Magola at (+1) 267-523-2553 or

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