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Scientist - Immuno-Oncology

Amgen

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Location:
San Francisco, CA
Posted Date:
2/26/2017
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
R-33757
Salary:
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

The Department of Oncology and Inflammation Research is seeking a Scientist to investigate mechanisms of immune mediated pathogenesis in cancer, autoimmune, and inflammatory diseases, and to discover and develop innovative therapies to treat these diseases.

Responsibilities:

Independently lead a laboratory group, as well as, project teams, and will collaborate with other research scientists at multiple Amgen sites, including teams in other functional areas such as Therapeutic Discovery, Medical Sciences, and Computational Biology.

Perform cutting-edge research that integrates human genetics, immunology and oncology, and will develop novel therapies by using various innovative technologies and approaches.

Publish and  present at national/international conferences.

Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree

OR

Master's degree and 4 years of scientific experience

OR

Bachelor's degree and 6 years of scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications:

PhD or MD, with postdoctoral training and research experience in the fields of immunology, oncology, cancer immunotherapy, molecular biology or human genetics.

Demonstrated track record of independent critical thinking and scientific achievement in the area of immunology or oncology.