Research Associate, Biology

Location
Cambridge, MA
Posted
Nov 06, 2018
Discipline
Science/R&D, Biology
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Position Responsibilities:

  • Independently design and execute cell-based screen of drug candidates.
  • Process and analyze tissue samples from in vivo studies.
  • Effectively communicate results of experiments to project teams.
  • Maintaining laboratory notebook and experimental records

 

Qualifications:

  • BS/MS degree in Biology or relevant field with at least 2 years of academic or industry experience
  • Strong expertise in mammalian cell culture and molecular biology, specifically cell-based assays, RNA isolation from cells/tissues, qPCR, western blot and ELISA.
  • Outstanding aptitude for experimental design and execution, efficient assay development and creative problem solving
  • Adept at preparation of clear and accurate reports for internal and external projects
  • Capacity to be highly productive in a fluid and fast-paced work environment
  • Committed and collaborative team player