Staff Scientist, Immunogenetics

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

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 At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch's pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer with minimal side effects. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation's first and largest cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women's Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network.

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Outstanding, experienced scientist needed to help establish and manage a molecular genotyping laboratory capable of executing state of the art genotyping methodologies for disease associated studies. This laboratory will collaborate with local, national and internaltional laboratories carrying out anthropological, clinical, and basic disease studies aimed at a better understanding and development of data and tools for diagnosis and treatment of a variety of human diseases.

Individual will be engaged in and responsible for the laboratory production of a group of 4-6people. Data produced will support basic and applied research activities ongoing at the FHCRC and in the international scientific community. the ability to manage personnel and take responsibility for laboratory effectiveness will therefore be a major requirement.

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