We are currently seeking a Senior Research Associate in Biology to work with our agile team in our Boston Seaport office/lab.
- Design, execute, and independently run biology experiments
- Critically analyze, interpret, and present data to the team
- Collaborate with senior researcher(s) to develop, optimize, validate, and automate cellular assays to characterize small molecules inhibitors for hit-finding, hit-to-lead, and lead-optimization
- Communicate ideas and results to internal and external parties in verbal, written, and presentation formats
- Establish cellular models of disease and execute assays to evaluate drug activity and mechanism of action
- B.S. (with 2+ years’ wet lab experience) or M.S. in biology or related fields, with an emphasis on biochemistry, cell biology, and molecular biology
- Demonstrated experience with mammalian cell culture assays
- Expertise with a variety of laboratory techniques such as ELISA, western blots, immunofluorescence, qPCR, and gene expression
- Strong ability to analyze and communicate complex data in a clear and concise manner
- Team player with excellent interpersonal skills and attention to detail
Additional Experience of Interest
- Experience with biochemical assays, FACS, generation of engineered cell lines, and liquid handling automation
- Experience with molecular cloning, immunohistochemistry, and protein characterization
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