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Scientist - NIH - Research Triangle Park, NC

Kelly Services
Durham, NC 27722
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 Scientist at the National Institutes of Health in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.

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 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.

- Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiatives

TASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:

1.Use pluripotent stem cells to develop in vitro model systems (2D and 3D) to screen chemicals to investigate and predict developmental toxicity and effects on lineage specification.

2.Help develop computational tools and methods to predict developmental toxicity of chemicals and chemical families/libraries.

3.Use mature and adult stem/progenitor cells to develop in vitro model systems (2D and 3D) to test carcinogenicity of chemicals and explore mechanisms and elucidate adverse outcome pathways.

4.Analyze and interpret high-throughput and genomic data from DNA-seq, RNA-seq, and potentially single cell sequencing.

5.Present posters and oral presentations at meetings based on results and findings.

6.Prepare reports and manuscripts based on results and findings.

7.Orient junior postdoctoral fellows and staff on laboratory operations.

8.Provide laboratory support; assist with inventory, ordering and equipment maintenance.

9.Help maintain orderly laboratory environment.

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

1.Ph.D. degree in a scientific field. Three (3) years of specialized experience plus a Masters degree is equivalent to a Ph.D. Five (5) years of specialized experience plus a Bachelors degree is equivalent to a Ph.D.

2.At least one (1) year of experience in a science related field.

3.Training in molecular biology techniques, biochemical analysis and cell culture are required.

4.Experience in chemical toxicology, in vitro cell models, and cancer biology is desired.

5.Experience with stem cell biology and maintenance is highly desired.

6.The ability to produce publication quality data, strong writing and communication skills (oral and written) and ability to work in a research team environment are highly desirable.

7.Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.


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; a full job description can be made available at that time.

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.

**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** ****

Kelly connects talented people to companies in need of their skills in areas including Science, Engineering, Education, Office, Contact Center, Light Industrial, and more. Were always thinking about whats next in the evolving world of work, and we help people ditch the script on old ways of thinking and embrace the value of all workstyles in the workplace. We directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world, and we connect thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners in our outsourcing and consulting practice.

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: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-16

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