HRI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Department of Immunology is seeking a creative and highly motivated scientist. The lab research focuses on the mechanisms of immune suppression that impact the antitumor immune response and the efficacy of immunotherapeutic approaches against tumors. The projects make use of diverse experimental techniques including multicolor flow cytometry, in vitro cellular culture and functional assays, measurements of gene expression, in vivo mouse models of human disease including cancer (i.e. inoculation and monitoring of tumor growth in mice, and immunohistochemistry. Performs basic and applied research involving the formulation, conduct, analysis, interpretation and reporting of scientific investigations of phenomena or problems associated with the cause, cure, treatment, and prevention of cancer; conducts and may supervise phases of creative, original and independent scientific research studies in a specific field of assignment; defines problems and issues that enhances the development of scientific research programs; contributes significantly to a base of scientific knowledge; may teach in graduate education programs; generates peer-reviewed funding for organization scientific research projects.
The preferred candidate will possess a M.D. or PhD in an appropriate field or a Master’s degree in an appropriate field. The preferred candidate will possess a Master of Science degree or a Ph.D. degree in Immunology, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Molecular biology or equivalent. The preferred candidate will have outstanding verbal and written abilities. Experience in Immunology research is highly preferred.
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
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