(Senior) Research Associate, Cell Biology

US$60 - US$70 per hour
  1. Contract
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. United States
Palo Alto, USA
Posting date: 14 Jun 2024

Senior Research Associate for Cell Biology - Contract - Palo Alto, CA

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated and skilled Senior Research Associate for a six-month contract role.

Primary Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be primarily focused on iPSC cell culture, with a particular emphasis on neural differentiation work. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to life science research and work in a collaborative, growth-oriented environment.

Skills & Requirements:

  • A Bachelor's degree with significant hands-on experience in life science research, or a Master's degree with a solid background in the same field.
  • Proficiency in at least one of the following fields: Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, or Aging.
  • Practical experience in lab research techniques including DNA/RNA/protein extraction, qPCR, western blot, Flow Cytometry, Confocal microscopy, and immunofluorescence staining.
  • Hands-on experience with iPSC, particularly with neural differentiation work.
  • Experience with organoid handling.

The Senior Research Associate for Cell Biology's responsibilities will be:

  • Plan and execute molecular and cell biological assays, including data collection, analysis, and sharing results with the internal team.
  • Cultivate and maintain mammalian cell lines.
  • Regularly interface with lead scientific staff to present, organize, coordinate, and execute experimental work.
  • Foster collaboration with internal groups and maintain an organized lab space according to our standards of excellence.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Sofia Amark at (+1) 646-367-2764 or s.amark@proclinical.com.

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.