Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Organization
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Job Location
Seattlew, WA
Job Description

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, non-profit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation, the Center's five scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment for conducting basic and applied science. Fred Hutch, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Seattle Children's Hospital, is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest. Join us and make a difference!

A laboratory in the Clinical Research Division that studies stem cell biology and gene therapy is recruiting a postdoctoral fellow or research associate.

The post-doctoral fellow will study and develop methods to efficiently introduce genetic material into stem cells and ways of generating and expanding hematopoietic stem cells for the treatment of genetic diseases. The fellow will work under the PI and other senior members of the research team and will be expected to publish and present their work in both internal and external events.

A PhD or MD in a scientific field is required. The individual must be highly motivated and able to work independently to design and execute experiments as evidenced by a publication record in virology/molecular biology. Must possess knowledge of advanced molecular biology skills, tissue culture, and viral assays. Experience with studies of genetic diseases and / or hematopoietic stem cell biology is highly desired. Experience with flow cytometry is an asset.

If interested, please apply online at http://track.tmpservice.com/ApplyClick.aspx?id=2201997-2647-9621

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