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Cancer Immunotherapy Biologist - NIH - Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking a Cancer Immunotherapy Biologist to work onsite with the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.



This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package

- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center

- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at www.kellygovernmentsolutions.com at http://www.kellygovernmentsolutions.com/





**TASKS.** The contractor shall:




+ Design and perform experiments; work with clinical cell production facility staff to develop new cell production procedures.

+ Perform procedures including tumor cell culture, T cell culture, T cell phenotype and function assays, flow cytometry, ELISA, ELISPOT, DNA cloning, viral vector design and production, gene expression assays and mouse models of disease.

+ Perform immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescence assays.

+ Conduct research to develop CAR-T cell treatments.

+ Perform pre-clinical validation of immunotherapies in mouse models.

+ Follow clinical laboratory guidelines to produce cells for administration to patients.

+ Maintain accurate, detailed research record.

+ Analyze and interpret data; synthesize, compile and summarize results in reports.

+ Attend laboratory meetings; present results and findings for staff discussion.





**REQUIREMENTS.** The contractor must have:




+ Ph.D. in Biology, Life Sciences or a related discipline.

+ Minimum of two (2) years of research experience in T cell culture, T cell Phenotype and T cell Function assays including flow cytometry and ELISA.

+ Research experience in molecular biology including DNA cloning and the construction and use of viral vectors.

+ Experience with mice.

+ Experience with sterile cellular culture (cellular immunology) and molecular biology.

+ Research experience with T cell receptor (TCR) or chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) gene therapy.

+ Research experience with mouse models of disease including inoculations, bleedings and tissue dissections.

+ Knowledge of laboratory safety procedures.

+ Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access).

+ Strong communications skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.





PLEASE APPLY ONLINE.



Note that the phone number for our NIH branch is not listed. Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. All qualified candidates will be contacted.




**AboutKelly Services** ****



As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to have a role in managing employment opportunities for more than one million workers around the globe. We employ 550,000 of these individuals directly with the remaining workers engaged through our talent supply chain network of supplier partners. Revenue in 2015 was $5.5 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .


Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

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Posted: 2019-09-30 Expires: 2019-11-30

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