Research Assistant II

Research Assistant II

Baylor College of Medicine (BCM)

Houston, United States

Research Assistant position is available at Texas Children's Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the pre-clinical efforts of a large, translational cancer immunotherapy program. Lab offers outstanding state-of-the-art, recently expanded laboratory facilities and a highly interactive translational research environment.
Position will focus primarily on:

  • Isolation, numeric expansion, and gene transduction of immune cell subsets from peripheral blood mononuclear cells of cancer patients.
  • Phenotyping and functional characterization of gene-modified immune cell subsets derived from cancer patients

Required: Master's degree in a basic science. Will also consider a Bachelor’s degree and three years of directly related experience.

Required: One year of directly related experience.

  • Candidates should have knowledge of cell biology and immunology with experience in cell isolation, culture, and analysis by FACS.
  • Experience with human immune effector cells.
  • Must possess proficiency with immunology lab techniques, problem solving skills, excellent record keeping, multi-tasking capabilities, and knowledge of data analysis and reporting software packages, excellent communication skills and team-working attitude.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: 221572KP