Staff Research Scientist - Weinberger Lab

Location
San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted
Oct 15, 2020
Ref
REQ-532
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Category:
Science
Lab/Area:

Weinberger Lab

Description:

The Weinberger Lab is looking for a Staff Research Scientist with a strong interest in developing and testing new generations of antivirals.

Responsibilities:
  • Knowledge of molecular biology techniques, mammalian cell culture, in vivo models of infection, virology assays (BSL2 and BSL3), live cell microscopy, data analysis and interpretation.
  • Supervising and mentoring of junior lab members
  • General laboratory management will be required (i.e. writing and maintaining safety and animal protocols)
  • Strong scientific writing skills to assist with grant applications.


Qualifications:
  • Strong background in molecular and cellular biology and microscopy. Virology is a plus but not required.
  • Extensive practical experience with small animal models.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of relevant safety protocols
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills


Education and Experience Requirements

Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or related discipline

Minimum of 3 years of experience with molecular biology, mammalian cell techniques, small animal models and microscopy.

Previous virology experience regarded as a major strength

Additional information:
  • Exact title and salary are dependent on education and experience

Additional Information:

  • Title and salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
  • Be a part of big ideas and consider Gladstone. Your difference will make a difference in human health.
  • Gladstone is an equal opportunity employer.