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Research Scientist Immunology amp Microbiology

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Rush University Medical Center

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Chicago, IL

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Job Title: Research Scientist, Immunology & Microbiology

Department:

Shift: 1st

Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

Specialty: Research

Job Number: 2018-0869

Job Description:

We are seeking a creative and a self-motivated Scientist

to join a multi-disciplinary laboratory at Rush University in the department of Immunology & Microbiology.

Position Highlights:

This position is responsible for determining how HIV evades Natural Killer cell destruction through the ability of the virus to modulate activation and inhibitory ligands.

The Scientist will oversee the execution of the studies in determining how pathogens evade immune destruction and by doing so create therapeutic agents to counter these evasion strategies.

The position exemplifies the Rush mission, vision and values and acts in accordance with Rush policies and procedures.

Position Responsibilities:

The Perform studies to determine the interaction between virus proteins and host proteins in the infected cell.

Develops, implements and executes novel and existing techniques for processing data regarding genes expressed by NK cells in response to infected cells in the presence or absence of virus counter measures.

Develops and implements advanced techniques for studying virus genetics of various lentiviral species.

Develops and maintains quality control procedures and documentation for analysis methodologies.

Works closely with infectious disease physicians to obtain specimens for the study.

Supports manuscript and grant-writing efforts.

Maintains careful records of all work performed.

Assists with the training and supervision of other staff/students in appropriate use of new techniques.

Performs related duties as required

Position Qualifications Include:

Ph.D. degree in Molecular Biology, cell biology, Immunology or related field.

At least three years recent experience in molecular biology is recommended.

Excellent communication and analytical skills.

Good technical writing skills.

Ability to prioritize and manage own work.

Must have a clear interest in collaborative, multidisciplinary teamwork.

Highly-motivated, enthusiastic and detail-oriented.

Ability to work independently.

Company Highlights:

Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.

The Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP) has awarded Rush full accreditation for three years. Rush is one of the first academic medical centers in Illinois to receive this accreditation.

Rush offers a competitive salary, and valuable healthy living benefits including: health, dental and vision to help you maintain and improve your health. Rush also offers several ways to invest in your future.

Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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