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Research Associate II in South San Francisco, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

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Job Description


  • A temp position in theDepartment of Translational Oncology for a Research Associate to join a group of researchers evaluating novel therapies in the field of cancer immunotherapy.
  • The candidate will explore mechanism of action, combinatorial therapeutic strategies and functions of both innate and adaptive immunity in the tumor microenvironment.
  • The successful candidate will work closely with discovery scientists to advance research stage programs into early clinical development, providing both scientific and technical expertise.
  • You must have demonstrated expertise of multi-color flow cytometry (8+ colors), Flowjo analysis, tissue processing and cell isolation, and commonly used immune cell culturing techniques (such as T cell and macrophage differentiation).
  • It is essential that you have excellent communication skills, can present research at intra- and inter-departmental meetings, and work effectively as part of a team and be self-motivated.
  • Qualified candidates should be adept at independently designing, executing and interpreting experiments.

  • Applicants should have at least a MS degree in immunology, oncology, biology or related field. PhD preferred.


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