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Research Scientist

  • Location: San Diego
  • Salary: US$40.00 - US$50.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Engineering & Quality
  • Contact: April Hazlett
  • Duration: 6 month
  • Expiry Date: 24 June 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -052022-470625

The scientist will support drug discovery through developing scalable, primary human cell models of epithelial diseases, and will work to validate these models for high-throughput screening. Day to day duties will include primary cell culture in 2D & 3D formats and will include model characterization & validation using FACS, single cell RNAseq, ELISA, RT-PCR & imaging techniques. The ideal candidate requires excellent communication and organizational skills to succeed in a fast-paced, collaborative laboratory environment.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • PhD in Pharmacology, Cell Biology, Animal Sciences or related field.
  • Experience in primary cell culture, including 3D (organoid) culture techniques
  • Experience with multi-color FACS staining, cell sorting and FACS data analysis (Flojo)
  • Diligence and impeccable attention to detail
  • A desire to be part of a highly innovative company aimed at transforming the lives of people with serious diseases, their families and society