Research Associate I - Molecular & Cellular Biology

Location
Duarte, California
Salary
Competitive
Posted
July 26 2021
Ref
10011326-1
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Healthcare/Hospital
About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary

The Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology is seeking a Research Associate I to study the role of microRNAs in T cell immunity. Experiments will involve classical molecular biology and biochemical techniques, gene expression profiling, genetic manipulation in mice and cell culture assays. The successful candidate is a self-starter, who enjoys working in a fast-paced and scientifically stimulating environment.

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
  • Bachelor's degree in biology or related field.
  • 0-2 years of research/laboratory experience.
  • Strong background in molecular and/or cellular biology techniques
  • Meticulous attention to detail, proficient reasoning skills in experimental design, data analysis and interpretation
  • Independence, problem-solving abilities, and the ability to work in a team environment are essential
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills


Additional Information:
  • To apply, please email a cover letter and resume/CV to:

Dr. Mark Boldin

Beckman Research Institute at City of Hope

Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology

mboldin@coh.org
  • For more information on Dr. Mark Boldin's research, please click here .


City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

  • Posting Date: May 28, 2021
  • Job Field: Research
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Shift: Day Job

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