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Senior Research Associate

Kelly Services
San Francisco, CA 94103
Staff Research Associate 3 or Senior Research Associate- San Francisco, CA

Kelly is seeking a Staff Research Associate 3 (SRA) to be a part of the High Throughput Screening (HTS) team. Help contribute to the discovery and development of treatments and cures for a number of neurodegenerative diseases.

This individual will participate in HTS of chemical libraries and biologicals using cell-based high content imaging (HCI) assays, to identify candidate small molecule therapeutics for treating diverse neurodegenerative diseases associated with the prion proteins. The primary responsibilities of this position are to evaluate new methods to propagate prion proteins and develop novel cell-based assays to screen small molecule libraries. This position includes hands-on lab work, especially cell culture, independently running cell-based and biochemical drug screening assays, high-content imaging of cells, handling of human and rodent tissue, and Western blotting.


+ Maintain human cell lines

+ Processing and analysis of human and rodent tissue

+ Optimize cell-based and biochemical assays

+ High content image analysis

+ Data analysis and troubleshooting

+ Perform cell-based HTS drug screening


+ BA/BS in science related field (Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology, etc.)

+ Will consider Masters and PhD candidates for higher level title

+ 2-3 years of lab experience in a professional work environment

+ Mammalian cell culture experience

+ Western blot analysis

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Masters in science related field

+ BSL 2/3 approved

+ Experience with liquid handler equipment such as Tecan EVO

+ Experience with high content imaging and image analysis

**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** **** **?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**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: 2022-08-01 Expires: 2022-09-01

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