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Cell and Molecular Biologist (Mouse Models Experience) - NIH

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 the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an individual to work as a Cell and Molecular Biologist Mouse Models at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit package

- Optional health, vision, and dental plans

- Vacation leave as well as paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

- Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

(1) Manage oversight and progress of critical results in animal-based experiments including evaluating goal-specific phenotypes of animals; collaborate with primary investigators and other experimental team members to determine, evaluate and discuss the progress of projects

(2) Perform animal work, including monitoring and treatment of tumor-bearing mice, handling mice for injection of tumor cells and drug treatments, intraperitoneal drug injections and oral gavage, tail vein injections, subcutaneous saline injections, measurement of tumors, weight checks, tumor harvest and assessment of health status

(3) Work with staff to maintain, breed, genotype and phenotype transgenic animal colony; maintain records of animal colony

(4) Prepare animals for surgery and perform complex surgical techniques, necropsies, blood and tissue sample collection

(5) Perform experiments and assays with primary tissues and cells in culture, utilizing sterile techniques

(6) Maintain and culture human and animal cell lines for experiments

(7) Perform standard molecular biology techniques including cloning, in situ hybridization, immunohistochemistry, qPCR, and Western blotting

(8) Collect, review, research, and analyze large datasets, utilize various statistical applications and methods, interpret data, assemble data into figures, and enter data into a database

(9) Document all laboratory procedures, experiments and results, maintain and update laboratory notebooks and databases, and provide input into final publication and presentations of findings at meetings

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor ideally would have:

(1) Masters degree in Biology or other related discipline. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a Bachelors degree is equivalent to a Masters degree.

(2) Extensive experience in Molecular Biology and working with/handling mouse models

(3) Background in molecular biology techniques, demonstrate ability to perform experiments independently and with minimal supervision.

(4) Ability to evaluate own results and those of others, including those in published literature.

(5) Proficiency in the operation of computer and general data acquisition programs.


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Posted: 2021-11-05 Expires: 2021-12-06

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