Postdoctoral Fellow - AAV
- City of Hope
- Location: Duarte, CA
- Job Number: 7061961 (Ref #: 10003606)
- Posting Date: Oct 29, 2019
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.
Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:
We seek a bright, independent, organized, motivated individual to work on exciting translational projects based on therapeutic genome editing and gene transfer. A strong background in cell and molecular biology is necessary. Experience with Adeno-Associated Virus (AAV), genomics and virology is desirable. Projects involve PCR, ddPCR, protein analysis, tissue culture, gene transfer, flow cytometry, sequencing and bioinformatics. Experience with tissue sectioning and staining is helpful. The candidate will be expected to work independently but coordinately with other laboratory members. Efficient trouble shooting, time management and multi-tasking skills are important. The ideal candidate will be bright, a quick learner, highly motivated, organized, with great work ethic and must get along well with others.
Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
- For more information about Dr. Chatterjee's research, please visit https://www.cityofhope.org/people/chatterjee-saswati
City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.