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The HIV Vaccine Trials Network (HVTN) Laboratory Center in the Immunology & Vaccine Development Program of the Vaccine & Infectious Disease Division is dedicated to understanding human immune responses and mechanisms of vaccine-induced immune protection against HIV, SARS-CoV-2 and other infectious diseases, such as malaria, Ebola and tuberculosis.
This position will be with the McElrath HVTN Laboratory in the Immunology & Vaccine Development Program within the Vaccine & Infectious Disease Division at Fred Hutch. The position is for a Senior Project Manager to supervise the HVTN Endpoints Laboratory, a good clinical laboratory practices (GCLP) laboratory performing detailed evaluation of T cell responses to candidate vaccines. The laboratory’s focus is on clinical trials of HIV and SARS-CoV-2 vaccines as well as investigations of immune responses to HIV and SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) infections. The Sr. Project Manager will lead a technical team, design of experiments and collection of data. They will also assist with implementation of GCLP compliance and train technical staff.
Reporting to the HVTN Laboratory Associate Director, the Sr. Project Manager will coordinate and carry out activities including but not limited to:
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.