HRI Scientist

Post #
7626
Company
Health Research Inc. (HRI) Roswell Park Division
Department
Immunology
Hours/Shift
Full-time; Days
Salary
HRI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties

Health Research, Inc. (HRI) Roswell Park Division is seeking a full-time HRI Scientist. We are seeking an enthusiastic and talented candidate for a scientist position in the Department of Immunology at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. The laboratory is broadly interested in cancer-immune cell crosstalk, immunosuppressive immune cells, cytokine biology, cancer metabolism and cancer therapeutics. Successful candidate will pursue an ongoing project to understand type 2 immune response in pancreatic and colorectal cancer. For publications see https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/?term=prasenjit dey The laboratory will provide immense freedom and opportunity to the candidate to develop his/her own research program in areas of cytokine biology and T cell. We utilize genetically engineered mouse model (GEMM), human and mouse organoid model, functional metabolomics, multiplexed cytokine arrays to study the pancreatic cancer microenvironment. Candidates will have the opportunity to train in cutting edge technology that involves multiplex flow cytometry, immune assays, functional metabolomics and cancer therapeutics.

Qualifications

The applicant must have a M.D. or PhD in an appropriate field; or a Master’s degree in an appropriate field. We are seeking a highly motivated individual preferably with a Ph.D. and a strong training background in immunology, cancer biology, molecular or cellular biology, biochemistry or genetics. Candidates with experience in mouse handling are highly encouraged to apply.

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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