Research Scientist

Genesis Biotechnology Group
 Trenton, NJ

Job Summary:

The Oncoveda Cancer Research Center of Genesis Biotechnology Group is looking for a highly motivated individual to work as a Research Scientist. The successful candidate will contribute to the work of a multi-disciplinary community of scientists, supporting the development of novel immuno-oncology therapeutics.

Responsibilities

  • Initiate new research programs in immuno-oncology
  • Lead and manage multi-disciplinary drug discovery programs
  • Manage BS and MS level research associates
  • Develop and maintain cell lines and express and purify recombinant proteins
  • Develop, validate, and implement biochemical and cell based assays
  • Write reports and presentations on research data

Job Requirements

  • Ph.D. in immunology, biochemistry, molecular biology or related field
  • Expertise in innate or adaptive immunology or oncology
  • Experience with molecular and cell biology techniques such as PCR, RNA/DNA isolation, protein expression and purification
  • Experience with cell line maintenance and tissue culture
  • Experience with ligase-independent cloning and/or CRISPR/Cas and transfection for gene expression and gene knockdown in cells
  • Experience with flow cytometry
  • Ability to effectively work independently with minimal direction
  • Good communication skills and ability to work collaboratively within project teams
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