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RESEARCH FELLOW / 40 HOURS / DAY / BWH - RENAL 8/10/2016

Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH) Boston, MA

Company
Brigham & Women's Hospital(BWH)
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
3022882
AJE Ref #
575838410
Location
Boston, MA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Doctoral Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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GENERAL SUMMARY/OVERVIEW STATEMENT:

Under the supervision of the Principal Investigator, independently carries out and designs experiments with a focus in molecular biology and immune biology. The applicant will work on immune mediated diseases including tumor immunity. These projects involve murine models of transplant/autoimmune diseases in which new therapies are tested. The applicant must be skilled in all the traditional assays used in molecular biology and immune phenotyping. The applicant needs to be familiar with transgenic strains and knockout mice with reporter genes.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1.Researches, develops, designs, executes and interprets research experiments.
2.Contributes to scientific literature, reports, journals and presentations.
3.Investigates, creates and develops new methods and technologies for research advancement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The successful candidate will have recently completed graduate studies in an MD, PhD, or MD/PhD program with a strong research and publication record in the biological sciences, and background in Immunology and/or Pathology. Applicants should have experience working with mutant mice.

SKILLS/ABILITIES/COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:

Strong research design and analytical skills in molecular biology and immune phenotyping.
Strong database statistical skills.
In-depth knowledge of immunology.
Excellent time management/organizational skills.
Strong written and verbal presentation skills.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Normal laboratory environment.

Brigham and Womens Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability unrelated to job requirements, genetic information, military service, or other protected status.

Brigham and Womens Hospital I CARE Standards

The I CARE Standards guide me in my interactions with patients, family members, visitors, colleagues, and neighbors in my workplace and surrounding community to optimize the Brigham experience and help fulfill my role in our mission of providing seamless, high quality patient and family centered care.
C.I will Communicate my commitment to high quality performance
A.I will Appear and act as a professional
R.I will Respect all individuals
E.I will Extend myself