Research Assistant Tumor Immunology & Neoantigens in Cambridge, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Cambridge, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Up to 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2019

Job Description

Job #:  1019961
Research Assistant Tumor Immunology 1019961
Job Scope & Purpose:
Our Cambridge based client is looking for a talented Research Assistant to join their ranks. A combination of in vivo and in vitro skills is key here, and a background in oncology, immunology or tumor immunology is nice to have. Please apply if you’re ready to leverage your in vivo and in vitro experience to help get medicines to patients!
Primary Job Responsibilities: 
  • Perform mouse in vivo studies to advance our lead research and development programs
  • Conduct dosing (iv, oral gavage), blood sampling, tissue harvesting, and data recording
  • Perform sample analysis using defined molecular and biochemical assays
  • Execute studies using good documentation practices

Primary Job Requirements: 
  • BS or MS in pharmacology, animal science, oncology, immunology, or related discipline, preferentially with at least 1-2 years of relevant industry experience.
  • In vivo proficiency with rodents (mouse), including animal handling, multiple routes of dose administration (i.e., IV, oral gavage), blood collection, dissection techniques, and necropsies is desirable
  • Familiarity with in vivo efficacy, model development and PD/PK studies in the oncology field is highly preferred.
  • Prior experience with cell culture, qPCR and ELISA is a plus
  • Highly organized with good record keeping
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to build open and collaborative relationships and work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team

About Stratacuity:
Whether you are seeking a career change or simply interested in becoming part of our network, you will appreciate the ethics guiding each Stratacuity team member. We build lasting relationships with exceptional biopharmaceutical talent and take great care to protect your personal information. Upon receiving your inquiry, you may be directly contacted by a Stratacuity team member to discuss your career goals. We will not share your information with anyone without your direct prior consent.
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Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178-6178.