1+ months

Immunohistology Research Associate

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
Kelly Services has been providing outstanding employment opportunities to the most talented individuals in the marketplace. We are proud to offer a long-term temporary opportunity to work as a **Immunohistology Research Associate** at a prestigious Fortune 500 company working in **San Diego.**

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**Job Title: Immunohistology Research Associate**

**Pay: Up to $40 per hour depending on experience**

**Objectives** :

The Senior research associate should be able to independently provide histological support to portfolio programs and target evaluation programs within all DDUs, this includes: histological support for target engagement, PD markers, disease biomarkers and general histologic analyses; provision of necropsy support as needed for all in-house in vivo studies; and histological evaluation of novel and existing animal and disease models according to the requirements of the DDUs.


**Immunohistology or Histology Tissue experience**


Perform independently, routine histology including specimen processing, embedding, slide preparation, microtomy/cryotomy, staining, and immunohistochemistry on FFPE and fresh frozen sections

Work independently to establish standard and special staining protocols not yet established in-house on as needed bases.

Perform In Situ Hybridization assays

Manage priorities and setting appropriate weekly workload for the histology/IHC/ISH lab

Coordinate with project leaders to set acceptable timeline for each project based on urgency and resource limitations and communicate with the upstream and downstream of histology/IHC/ISH processes as demanded by projects to provide meaningful and desired data.

Maintain the operation of the IHC/ISH laboratory according to established standards and follow legal safety compliance.

Work with various types of auto-stainers (Leica, Ventana), slide scanner (Hamamatsu and 3D Histech) and cassette printer


Experience in histological techniques (ISH, IHC, embedding and sectioning) and familiarity with neuropharmacology and CNS biology

Skilled in statistical analysis, graphing programs, PowerPoint presentations and Excel

Excellent written and verbal communication skills and possess the ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Ability to design and interpret experiments collaboratively and independently

Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities to achieve desired goals

Excellent attention to detail


BS/BA in a relevant field of biology or equivalent field and at least 3 years of experience in drug discovery, particularly pharmacodynamic studies in animal models of disease

**Additional Information**

Carrying, handling and reaching for objects up to 25 lbs

Able to work in a lab environment

Exposure to hazardous, radioactive and toxic chemicals

Potential exposure to rodent allergens

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**Kelly Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.

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**About Kelly** ****

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Posted: 2019-09-13 Expires: 2019-11-25

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