Flow Cytometry Lab Coordinator - Immunology

Houston, Texas
October 04 2019
Organization Type
The Immunology department at MD Anderson Cancer Center seeks to determine the fundamental cellular and molecular mechanisms of a wide range of processes by which the body recognizes and eliminates pathogens and use these findings to unleash the patient's own immune system against previously treatment-resistant cancers. Treating the immune system rather than the cancer itself, the therapeutics developed are applicable to many cancers.


Flow Cytometry
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and assisting with experimental
    designs and protocols for the IMT.
  • Responsible for ensuring qualty control, evaluating protocols, and
    maintaining all flow cytometers and sorters of the IMT.
  • Handles all flow-related inquiries and runs samples for the IMT using flow cytometry and/or mass cytometry.
  • Develops new flow and mass cytometry assays and develops new
    flow panels (17-18) colors for the IMT.

  • Stays abreast with the latest technology available in both flow and
    mass cytometry.
  • Handles reviews of literature and provisions of references.

  • Performs training on analytical cytometry and assists with data
    analysis/interpretation and display graphics. Masters and works with
    software(s) that can be used to analyze high order cytometry data (e.g., SPADE, viSNE).

Other duties as assigned.


Required: Bachelor's degree.


Required: Four years of flow cytometry experience.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

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