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Malaria Research Scientist (Subject Matter Expert PhD/MD) NIH Rockville, MD

Kelly Services
Rockville, MD 20851
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 Malaria Research Scientist with the National Institutes of Health in Rockville, 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

TASKS. The contractor shall:

+ Plan and execute complex research experiments in the context of the Laboratorys overall research program including planning, organizing, and design of projects in the Malaria Cell Biology Section.

+ Develop strategies for maintaining adequate space/facilities for ongoing and projected research studies.

+ Develop new techniques, products, or practices. Hypothesize on any discrepancies and recommend changes to protocols. Create new research protocols.

+ Maintain accurate, daily records of experiments and results in pen in bound laboratory notebooks and in electronic databases; make minor modifications or adaptations to established methods, procedures, and/or techniques to solve problems in the workplace.

+ Calibrate and operate a variety of laboratory instruments.

+ Prepare various media, stock supplies, and other reagents for use in the laboratory.

+ Perform a variety of complex procedures involving various techniques in molecular biology related to malaria parasites and the mosquitoes which transmit them. Because these parasites are human pathogens, some of these procedures will require operating in a BSL2 environment.

+ Analyze and interpret research data, communicate results and methods in reports, presentations, and manuscripts. Prepare presentations of research.

+ Collaborate with industry/academia to conduct laboratory/clinical research and apply the results of the research.

+ Perform quality control of the laboratory including upkeep and routine maintenance of equipment upon government approval. Required to handle biological materials, infectious agents, biological wastes.

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

+ A PhD, MD, or dual degree in Biology, life science, or related field required.

+ Minimum of five (5) years of experience working with human malarial parasites.

+ Demonstrated knowledge of laboratory record-keeping, safety and disposal procedures.

+ Demonstrated experience within a BSL2 laboratory.

+ Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) and databases and data management tools.

+ Strong communication skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.

+ Ability to multi-task and pay close attention to detail.

When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position.

Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.

As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.

It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

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

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-07-25 Expires: 2022-08-25

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