Senior Scientist Molecular Immunology

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Senior/Director & VP, Immunology, Molecular Biology
  3. United States
Cambridge, USA
Posting date: 01 Mar 2021

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Senior Scientist of Molecular Immunology with a global biotechnology company located in Cambridge, MA. As the Senior Scientist, you will work within a dynamic and collaborative matrix environment to identify and validate T cell targets for use in immuno-oncology and infectious disease vaccines and cell therapies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with both internal research teams and external groups/CROs to validate therapy targets.
  • Culture and expansion of primary immune cells and cell lines
  • Analysis of in vivo disease models using immune assays such as ELISpot.
  • Assessment of specificity and functionality of T cells by multicolor flow cytometry
  • Tracking and compiling results in an electronic notebook
  • Analysis and presentation of results to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Train and supervise research associates to accomplish program and company goals within designated timelines.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Ph.D. in T cell Immunolgy, Infectious Disease, Cancer Immunology or related discipline
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in T cell immunology or related discipline is required
  • A strong interest in T cell biology and cancer immunotherapy
  • Primary immune cell culture experience
  • In vivo model experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated experience with ELISpot, flow cytometry and other immune related assays.
  • Strong mastery of multicolor flow cytometry for T cell characterization
  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a collaborative environment to meet project goals.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Enjoys solving challenging scientific questions in a fast-paced environment.

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

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