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This Staff Scientist will oversee the daily operations of the spatial biology platforms offered by Experimental Histopathology Shared Resource in collaboration with the Genomics and Bioinformatics Shared Resource. The staff scientist will work closely with the cores’ technical staff, core directors, and research teams who wish to utilize spatial biology technologies.
Scope of Responsibilities:
The Staff Scientist will support the Fred Hutch Experimental Histopathology Shared Resource spatial biology projects directed towards alleviating of curing significant human health issues related to cancer and other diseases. This individual is expected to function independently as a motivated core scientist. The position involves supporting the Director in the operational and scientific direction of the spatial biology program of the core, collaboration with the Genomics and Bioinformatics Shared Resource directors and scientific staff, collaboration with histotechnologists supporting spatial biology, interaction and project planning with internal and external customer base, and evaluation and development of new technology offerings. The position will include development and execution of a variety of RNA or protein-based spatial biology experiments.
All duties are performed in support of Experimental Histopathology Director and team
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and antiracism in your career or that will be made through your work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.
The annual base salary range for this position is from $111,748 to $176,634 and pay offered will be based on experience and qualifications.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center offers employees a comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance health, well-being, and financial security. Benefits include medical/vision, dental, flexible spending accounts, life, disability, retirement, family life support, employee assistance program, onsite health clinic, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation (12-22 days per year), paid sick leave (12-25 days per year), paid holidays (13 days per year), paid parental leave (up to 4 weeks), and partially paid sabbatical leave (up to 6 months).