Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch’s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation’s first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women’s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
At Fred Hutch, we believe that the innovation, collaboration, and rigor that result from diversity and inclusion are critical to our mission of eliminating cancer and related diseases. We seek employees who bring different and innovative ways of seeing the world and solving problems. Fred Hutch is in pursuit of becoming an antiracist organization. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates hired share our commitment to diversity, antiracism, and inclusion.
The Stamatatos Lab, investigates the development of protective antibody responses during viral infections, by employing advanced Immunological, Molecular, Structural and Bioinformatic tools. The information generated from these studies is used to design immunogens to elicit similar antibody responses by vaccination.
We are seeking a Staff Scientist to assist with the development, validation, and testing of novel protein immunogens against HIV-1 and SARS-CoV-2. The candidate will be involved in the design of such immunogens and in the characterization of the B cell and antibody responses elicited in diverse animal models. The candidate will work independently and may supervise research technicians and PostDocs as needed.
Applicants must submit:
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism in your career or that will be made through work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.