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Staff Scientist

Staff Scientist

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Temporary Full-Time
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Laboratory Research Sciences

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Laboratory is seeking a temporary staff scientist for the months of January through March 2018.  The responsibilities include FACS analysis to identify antigen-specific memory B cells, analysis of the results and training of new staff. 


Responsibilities include FACS analysis to identify antigen-specific memory B cells, analysis of the results and training of new staff. 


The successful candidate must have a PhD in a relevant biological field with a demonstrated track record of productive research, 3+ years of post-doctoral experience, and be able to work both independently and as part of a laboratory team. The candidate must also have a strong background in essential molecular and cellular biology techniques, as well as extensive experience with cell/ tissue culture techniques.

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