Research Associate/Senior Research Associate - Cell BiologyCalithera
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Duties and responsibilities:
Develop and implement cell-based assays to support drug discovery efforts. Assist in compound screening efforts, lead optimization, and detailed cell biological characterization of hits leads to facilitate identification of small molecules with acceptable therapeutic properties. Utilize cell biology knowledge base to work with supervisor to identify key experimental questions and solve experimental problems. Assist in the maintenance of tissue culture facilities and provide tissue culture support for xenograft studies.
B.A, B.S, or M.S in biology or other life science field with 1-5 years of experience, preferably in industry setting
Cell culture and cell based assay development experience is required
Experience with ELISA, Western blot techniques and flow cytometry is desirable.
Efficient with MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, assay/curve fitting such as GraphPad Prism, or other relevant software
Maintains accurate and timely data records and documentation.
Has up to date knowledge of laboratory/analysis techniques and relevant scientific literature.
Good written and verbal communication skills
Ability and desire to work in a team environment