Research Associate I/II (Cell Culture)- Huang Lab

Location
San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted
May 21, 2021
Ref
REQ-141
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Category:
Science
Lab/Area:

Huang Lab

Description:

Research Associate Working on Cell Culture - Huang Lab

Gladstone's Center for Translational Advancement (GCTA) seeks a Research Associate I/II to work on the large-scale human iPS cell culture, neural differentiation, and pipeline maintenance for our large-scale drug re-positioning effort. This candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to critical components of the Center's drug re-purposing infrastructure. The person will work with a multidisciplinary team and is expected to bring a team-work attitude. The work responsibilities include:
  • Develop and maintain the pipeline for consistent production of multiple iPSC-derived cell types at scale.
  • Responsible for the culture, maintenance, propagation, and differentiation of the cell lines, using consensus protocols.
  • Provide regular quality assurance reports detailing culture quality, consistency, and cleanliness.
  • Exercise resourcefulness, creativity, and proactivity to seek out answers to unforeseen difficulties or problems outside range of expertise.
  • Implement operational modifications where necessary to improve accuracy, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness


Qualifications
  • BS or MS in a field of biological sciences required.
  • 1+ years' experience in a laboratory setting with mammalian cell culture with excellent aseptic technique.
  • Previous experience in pluripotent human stem cell culture, propagation and differentiation is strongly desired.
  • Large-scale drug screening experience preferred.
  • Exceptional organizational and documentation skills.

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.