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Research Associate

Kelly Services
San Francisco, CA 94103
Research Associate, Virology, San Francisco, CA



**RESPONSIBILITIES**




+ Works under supervision of scientists to conduct scientific research for the development of novel HBV therapies.

+ Responsible for the design and execution of laboratory experiments utilizing expertise in virology, molecular biology, cell biology, and more.

+ Applies knowledge of scientific methods, both quantitative and/or qualitative, to interpret experimental data and determine follow-up experiments.

+ Performs routine medium-throughput screening experiments as well as more complex cell and molecular experiments to investigate the mechanism of action of novel therapies.

+ Creates day-to-day activities keeping accurate records of experimental details and results related to assigned projects.

+ Co-authors protocols and technical reports.

+ Participates in the development and conduct of laboratory meetings, updating group members on background and status of projects by giving oral updates or internal presentations.

+ Maintains project timelines and actively participates in team meetings.

+ Actively seeks opportunities to continuously improve.



**QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE**




+ Highly knowledgeable in cell culture methodology and aseptic technique.

+ Strong background and hands-on experience in cell biology & molecular biology.

+ Ideally, experienced in virology-related methodology, such as virus production, purification, cell-based infection/transduction. Previous experience with HBV and/or HDV is a plus.

+ Proficient in molecular biology methods including nucleic acid purification, qPCR, molecular cloning, Western Blot, ELISA, fluorescence microscopy, flow cytometry and more.

+ Ability to work in a high paced team environment, meet deadlines, and prioritize work from multiple projects.

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills, and ability to work on inter-disciplinary and cross-functional teams.

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications is required.



**EDUCATION**



BS/MS in microbiology, molecular and cell biology, biochemistry or a related field and a minimum of 2 years of industry lab experience






**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.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**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. 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. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2019-10-23 Expires: 2019-11-23

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