Associate Research Specialist - Assists the Laboratory Chief in the planning, organization, implementation, and design of research activities in the Cancer Research laboratories. Scientific and administrative duties are performed independently under the supervision of the Laboratory Chief after review of new assignments and program goals and objectives. Difficult or unusual problems are resolved in consultation with the Laboratory Chief. Assists and provides expertise for the research activities of new laboratory members, research fellows, graduate students, etc.
The Adoptive Cell Therapy Lab led by Dr. Eric Tran at the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute (EACRI) is recruiting a Research Associate I to perform research related to adoptive T-cell immunotherapy against cancer. The goal of this lab is to develop effective T-cell based immunotherapies for patients with metastatic epithelial cancers. The EACRI is fully committed to bench-to-bedside research. Promising findings can be directly translated into experimental therapies that can be used to treat patients with cancer here at Providence Cancer Institute. The primary responsibilities of this position include designing and performing experiments, data acquisition and analysis, and training and education. Experience with mammalian cell culture, immunological research techniques such as enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA), ELISPOT assay, and multicolor flow cytometry, as well as T-cell culture are major assets.
- Bachelor's Degree In appropriate biomedical field.
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Requsition ID: 125917
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Research
Job Function: Clinical Support
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Department: 5001 OR PPMC CANCER RESEARCH ADMIN
Address: OR Portland 4805 NE Glisan St
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