Research Associate, Histology - Redwood City, CA | Biospace
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Research Associate, Histology

R&D Partners

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Location:
Redwood City, CA
Posted Date:
9/1/2017
Position Type:
Contract, Full time
Job Code:
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:
Associate, Imaging, Immunohistochemistry,

Job Description

The successful candidate will apply her/his basic science laboratory skills and expertise regarding histological tissue preparation and execution of tissue staining protocols (i.e.immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence and simple stains) to contribute to the company s antibody-target characterization research. The position reports to the Associate Director of Biology. The candidate s expertise with immunohistochemistry, other histological methods will help us to discover and characterize novel tumor antigens and develop anti-tumor drugs.

DUTIES / RESPONSBILITIES:
Responsible for performing the following:
• Tissue Processing
• Slide Preparation (100 slides per day)
• Maintenance/tracking of collected samples and slides
• Immunostaining on Tissue Sections
• Microscopy
• Coordinate activities and data to project team members
• General Lab Maintenance

Requirements

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
• B.S. or M.S. preferably in biology or related field
• Minimum of 2 years of lab experience
• Absolutely Required:
       - Experience in tissue processing
       - Histological slide preparation
       - Immunohistochemical and immunofluorescent staining in mammalian tissues
• Must have excellent organization and planning skills and the ability to work under timeline in a fast-paced environment.
• Excellent written and oral communication skills.