Before November, you can log on and take advantage of our new Career Connections Online Job Board. You can search for open positions by location and set notifications and personal preferences. Talent seekers will post their open positions and include detailed information about their company with a direct link to the application. More information about the online job board is coming by the end of July.
While attending SITC 2019, you can explore the other exciting features of the Career Connections initiative. Open positions will be highlighted daily on the onsite job board, the meeting app and in the Career Connections Resource Guide, which includes additional information about the companies looking for new talent.
For a chance to interact with prospective employers, don’t miss the free Career Connections Networking Reception. This free meet-and-greet event, is open to all Annual Meeting attendees and provides a unique opportunity for job seekers to connect with talent seekers in a social setting.CAREER CONNECTIONS NETWORKING RECEPTION
Friday, Nov. 8, 20198:15 – 9:15 p.m.Potomac Ballroom Pre-Function AreaGaylord National Hotel & Convention CenterNational Harbor, Md.
Become a Career Connections talent seeker and connect with qualified candidates in the field of cancer immunotherapy. To explore the benefits, contact email@example.com for more information on the various opportunities for support.
The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) is a non-profit medical professional society of influential scientists, academicians, researchers, clinicians, government representatives, and industry leaders from around the world dedicated to improving cancer patient outcomes by advancing the science and application of cancer immunotherapy. Reporting to the Director of Scientific Publications, the Medical Writer is responsible for the review, development and update of scientific and medical content for society publications. Includes all aspects of written product development including outline of manuscript/project scope, literature reviews and bibliography development, scribing for high-level meetings and teleconferences and providing organized notes to group leaders, interfacing with appropriate collaborative groups or individuals during the writing process, and adhering to applicable guidelines in order to ensure timely delivery of high quality end products.
This role requires the ability to undertake projects that require a variety of writing styles, include highly scientific research and review manuscripts, media-focused pieces, meeting reports, web content, etc. The ability to write quickly and succinctly but comprehensively, sometimes to tight deadlines, is important.POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
Georgetown University’s Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is currently recruiting talented scientists for post-doctoral fellowships in immuno-oncology in the laboratory of Dr. Samir N. Khleif. The major focus of the lab is the basic and translational research that is dedicated to understanding the cellular/molecular mechanisms underlying immune cell activation, localization and immunosuppression within the tumor microenvironment. Another major focus of the lab is to decipher the mechanisms leading to resistance to cancer immunotherapy. Candidates with an extensive background in tumor immunology, cellular and molecular immunology, and working with primary human tumor specimens and mouse models of cancer are preferred. Successful post-doctoral research would be expected to result in high profile publication and presentation opportunities and help fulfill Georgetown’s mission to develop cutting-edge cancer treatments of tomorrow.
Job description and expectations: Candidates should have a Ph.D./MD in Immunology or a closely related field. The duties of this position will involve utilizing in vivo mouse tumor models to understand mechanisms of immunotherapy resistance. Experience in animal handling, drug administration, and ex vivo analyses related to immune endpoints such as complex multispectral flow cytometry, ELISPOT, cytometric bead array, TCR immune-sequencing, and cell-based bioassays is highly desired. The ideal candidate will also have in-depth and hands-on expertise in analysis of human primary tumors, preferably with experience in tumor dissociation, flow cytometry and single cell RNA sequencing. Familiarity with handling large data sets to investigate human immune pathways deregulated in cancer and immunotherapy-resistant tumors is preferred. The candidate must be proficient in oral and written English, and be able to work independently and collaboratively in a matrixed environment to design, execute, interpret and communicate immunotherapy studies.
About the Lab: The Khleif Laboratory offers a highly competitive, stimulating and dynamic working environment within an exceptional scientific setting in an international, young, enthusiastic, motivated team. The laboratory is working on high-impact projects and conducts research that can be translated into the clinical practice. The laboratory is part of the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCCC), a multidisciplinary research center focusing on cancer, genetics, metabolism and immune-therapy. LCCC offers many Core facilities including: Imaging, Molecular Biology, Metabolomics, Histology and mouse facility, etc. Technical support is granted within the lab. Georgetown University Medical School is an equal opportunity employer and all eligible candidates irrespective of their social background are welcome to apply.
Applicants may forward their CV to:
Vivek Verma, PhD
Lab website: https://sites.google.com/georgetown.edu/thekhleiflab/home?authuser=0
A highly motivated and hardworking individual is sought to join Dr. Thomas Duhen’s Anti-Cancer Immune Response Lab as a Postdoctoral fellow at the Earle A. Chiles Research Institute (EACRI). Find more information on Dr. Duhen’s research at https://bit.ly/2YjbRfK.
The major goal of this lab is to analyze the crosstalk between cells present in the tumor microenvironment and tumor reactive T cells and determine the impact of those interactions on the patient’s immune response to cancer. The fellowship will be focused on studying the intrinsic and extrinsic mechanisms regulating the development and function of tumor-reactive T cells in patients with epithelial cancers.
Responsibilities of the position include designing and executing experiments, data analysis, presentation of results, preparation of manuscripts, and training and education. A strong working knowledge of human immunology and experience in T cell biology are major assets. Apply at https://bit.ly/2Dl49ZS.
July 1, 2019 - December 31, 2021
Carolina BioOncology Institute PLLC (CBOI), founded in 2005 by John Powderly MD, is a community-based independent clinic located near Charlotte, NC. The mission of the clinic is to provide access to early phase immunotherapy clinical trials. CBOI incubates a Human Applications Laboratory (BioCytics, Inc.), which is developing personalized autologous T cell immunotherapy. CBOI and BioCytics are the only independent Phase I Cancer Clinic & Human Applications Lab in the US.
CBOI is looking for a postdoctoral fellow to work as part of a small team to identify novel approaches to autologous T cell immunotherapy and to translate the discoveries into human clinical trials for the treatment of solid tumors. This opportunity is ideal for postdoctoral fellows who are interested in being part of the drug discovery process and who want to make an impact at the cutting edge of cellular immunotherapy.
Specifically, the fellow will work with primary human tumor tissues to isolate, identify and grow lymphocytes and tumor cells from consenting cancer patients. These cells will be used to create an autologous immunotherapy treatment regimen, with the goal of a successful IND application.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Preferred Qualifications and Experience:
Jennifer Montague, PhD
Director, Scientific Business Development
Posted 5/13/2019The inaugural Chair will provide strategic leadership and direction for all aspects of the department working closely across the College, Cancer Center, and the clinical partner Dignity Health/ St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center. The Chair will be responsible for all planning, policy, operations and oversight of academic and research programs of the department. The Chair will have financial authority over the state-appropriated budget assigned to the department, extramural research funding received and funding generated through the Cancer Program Affiliation Agreement, in collaboration with Cancer Center leadership, and other financial matters for the department in accordance with applicable University and College policies and practices. The Chair will engage department division chiefs and will enhance the academic quality of fellowship, undergraduate and graduate medical education programs. Duties & Responsibilities- Provide leadership and management of day-to-day operations of the Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology as well as:- Faculty Affairs- Educational and training programs- Research programs- Patient care programs- Integrate basic and translational cancer research into the UACC operations in Phoenix.- Finances and budget- Diversity and inclusion
Minimum Qualifications Qualified candidates must possess a doctoral degree (PhD, MD, or equivalent) from an accredited institution and be eligible for a University of Arizona academic appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level. A record of administrative experience in an academic medical center setting. A demonstrated ability to grow revenues, meet budgets, measure and improve productivity and outcomes, and under take appropriate business strategies to achieve division, unit department and/or enterprise goals. Experience in the development and successful implementation of new academic programs and services, as well as program review and assessment. For a full description and to apply, visit http://uacareers.com/postings/35548 At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/vjzmn5jxmgq4ccn6
Posted 5/10/2019The Kellogg Cancer Center and Division of Hematology and Oncology at NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore), the principal teaching affiliate of the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, seeks an exceptional physician with extensive clinical experience ideally in lung cancer and expertise in immunotherapy to oversee the implementation of existing and novel clinical programs, clinical and translational research, and other key elements including clinical laboratory aspects, pharmacy integration, education and outreach internally and externally with additional goal of laying the groundwork for implementation of programs outside of cancer. Within lung cancer, the director will oversee lung cancer research including clinical trials development and implementation, and translational research utilizing our extensive biorepository, annotated database and structured clinical documentation notes. This physician will collaborate with programs within molecular pathology, personalized medicine, the NorthShore Research Institute and with programs including the Genomic Health Initiative. The successful candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience leading and/or developing aspects of an immunotherapy and lung cancer research program; an understanding of key aspects to successfully with pathology to implement appropriate clinical laboratory assays and with a background or clear knowledge of key aspects of translational research. Prior experience and success in obtaining external funding and comfort in seeking pharmaceutical industry relationships for clinical research in immunotherapy and lung cancer is preferred. Excellent communication, interpersonal skills also required and previous leadership experience is a plus. Applicants must be board certified in Medical Oncology.This is an excellent opportunity to provide quality patient care within a highly successful, expanding organization. NorthShore Medical Group is a physician-led, multi-specialty group with over 980 physicians and growing. NorthShore is a comprehensive, fully integrated, healthcare delivery system that includes four hospitals - Evanston Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital, Highland Park Hospital, and Skokie Hospital. NorthShore is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network; Mayo’s only collaboration of its kind in the Chicago region. NorthShore offers a state-of-the art EMR and ranks as one of the “Most Wired” hospital systems by Hospital and Health Networks. NorthShore is committed to excellence in its academic mission and supports teaching and research. Academic appointment to the University of Chicago is available and expected for qualified candidates. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package.Qualified candidates may submit a CV and cover letter to: Dr. Bruce Brockstein, Division Head of Hematology and Oncology, Medical Director, Kellogg Cancer Center by contacting: Michelle Forray, Physician Recruiter, firstname.lastname@example.org (847) 982-4802Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. NorthShore is committed to hiring a diverse workforce
Posted 4/25/2019We are interested in candidates who wish to uncover: 1) key mechanisms regulating cancer-associated adaptiveand innate immune cells in the tumor microenvironment and identify new immune-oncology therapies, including T cell and B cell repertoire analysis, single cell and deconvolution analysis of myeloid complexity and functional status, and computational modeling of tumor/stromal interactions; and 2) understand the consequences of tumor heterogeneity for tumor evolution, treatment, and outcome, where aspects of tumor biology might be interrogated by computational analysis and integration of data generated from a variety of techniques, include imaging, DNA sequence characterization, and measurements of mRNA or protein.We seek faculty members with a strong commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration, integrated team science and open science. Candidates should have advanced training in machine learning or statistical learning techniques, with a track record of innovation in a biomedical and/or clinical application, as evidenced by a strong publication record and development of novel methodological approaches.Successful candidates will be a member of the Knight Cancer Institute Computational Biology program and hold appropriate appointments in the department of Cell, Developmental & Cancer Biology (CDCB) and either the Division of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (BCB) in the Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology or the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) based on candidate’s interests and research.Applicants should have a Ph.D. in computer science, applied mathematics/statistics, computational biology, or relevant quantitative scientific discipline. Applications should include a CV, research plan, and cover letter, which may be up to 4 pages. We encourage including the following in the cover letter: 1) links to relevant methodology and associated open source code (e.g. through GitHub or other code repository) that you view as most impactful and describe the relevance to advancing one of the research areas listed in item 3 below; 2) Describe how your personal philosophy or career goals relate to the values of interdisciplinary collaboration and team-science, with specific examples of how you have embodied these values in your career to date; and 3) Indicate your research interests with regards to translational cancer biology specifically pertaining to tumor-host interactions, cancer microenvironment, or cancer immunobiology.We offer highly competitive recruitment packages, strong institutional commitments to faculty support, comprehensive benefits, relocation services, and a rewarding work and life environment. We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. OHSU is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer Minorities/ Women/ Individuals with disabilities/ Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply. OHSU is ranked as one of the nation’s top biomedical institutions in patient care, research, and education, with an annual operating budget of over $2.3 billion, over $340 million in annual grant funding, over 4,000 students and trainees, and nearly 1 million patient visits per year. OHSU provides substantial resources to enable leading computational research, including a world-class exascale supercomputing cluster, close interactions with leading technology companies, tight integration with clinical and basic research programs across campus, graduate training programs in computational biomedicine, bioinformatics, biostatistics, biomedical informatics, and biomedical engineering, and substantial long-term resource commitments.Review of applications will begin immediately and will remain open until positions are filled.To apply visit: https://www.ohsu.edu/human-resources and refer to posting #IRC79634 and #IRC54682
Laboratories within the Knight Cancer Institute at Oregon Health & Science University in beautiful Portland, OR have multiple openings for postdoctoral fellows. Visit http://www.ohsu.edu/cdcb-postdoc for links to laboratories with openings. Please apply directly to laboratory principal investigators via email.Sud Anand, PhD: Research projects on non-coding RNAs in host cells impacting solid tumor progression with emphasis on immune cells in the tumor microenvironment.Lisa M Coussens, PhD: We are broadly interested in understanding signals controlling innate and adaptive leukocyte responses and activities in solid tumors with projects examining myeloid - T cell cross talk and mechanisms regulated by complement proteins as mediators of tumor progression and tumor immunity.Alexey Danilov, M.D., PhD: Preclinical and translational research on elucidating novel targets within the ubiquitin-proteasome pathway and mechanism of action and resistance to transcriptional CDKs in B-cell malignancies.Lara E. Davis, MD: Translational sarcoma research elucidating aspects of the osteosarcoma immune microenvironment and undefined kinase fusions and optimizing CDK4 inhibition to increase sarcoma sensitivity to chemotherapy.Julia Maxson, PhD: Understanding how genetic alterations cooperate to drive leukemia, and leveraging that information to develop therapeutic strategies.Gordon Mills, MD, PhD: Translational programs characterizing mechanisms of drug sensitivity and resistance in human tumors with broad array of wet bench and bioinformatics tools.Amy Moran, PhD: Translational cancer immunotherapy projects evaluating cross talk between sex steroids and immune cell function, role of microbiome, and mechanisms of action of non-conventional of T & NK cell inhibitors.Ferdinando Pucci, PhD: Humoral immune responses, cell-mediated immunity, and antigen-specific immune reactions to tumor-derived extracellular vesicles impacting malignancy with the goal of developing next generation cancer vaccines.Rosalie Sears, PhD: Pancreatic cancer research projects focused on tumor heterogeneity, lineage plasticity, epigenetic regulation and mechanisms of therapeutic resistance using omic and image analysis of patient tumors, patient-derived and genetic mouse models.Josh Walker, M.D., PhD: Tumor cell intrinsic and microenvironmental factors regulating T cell effector dysfunction in cancer, impacting efficacy of novel combinations of chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and immunotherapy in cancer utilizing preclinical models with defined tumor antigens and clinical samples.
Posted 4/25/2019Heal the sick, Advance the science, Share the knowledge.The successful candidate will be an immunologist with expertise in senescent remodeling of the immune system with aging and will lead an independent and nationally and internationally-recognized research program. This person will hold academic rank at Mayo Clinic commensurate with experience and qualifications. The ideal candidate will target the profound changes that occur in the immune system with age and how such changes can be linked with the progression of a variety of chronic illnesses and increased risk of acute infections, using cutting edge technologies. Specific areas of interest may include effects of age on micro- environmental niches supporting adaptive immune cell development, cell intrinsic physiologic changes in long-lived adaptive immune cells, age-related extrinsic stresses impacting immune cells and the aging of the innate immune system. Faculty will be expected to work collaboratively with colleagues and to be an active participant in the enterprise-wide Department of Immunology and the Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging. The individual may also align with other Mayo Clinic centers such as cancer, transplant, cardiovascular diseases, biomedical discovery, individualized medicine and regenerative medicine.Qualifications Credentials of a successful candidate will include a doctoral degree (PhD, MD/PhD, MD or equivalent) in a biomedical science field and rigorous postdoctoral training. Junior investigators should have a strong publication record; evidence of successful competition for external funding is preferred. Mid-career investigators must have a strong publication record and history of NIH- or equivalent extramural funding.MAYO CLINIC is an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center with comprehensive programs in medical education and research that span across three group practice and research sites. We support a vibrant and diverse research enterprise, with programs in basic, translational, clinical, and population sciences. Mayo has world-class faculty, laboratories, and state-of-the-art core facilities and biorepositories. The Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences trains and supports PhD and MD/PhD students.We offer a highly competitive compensation package with sustained salary support, capital equipment funding, technical and computational resources, and exceptional benefits. Mayo Foundation is an affirmative action and equal opportunity educator and employer that values and promotes diversity as a strategic advantage.Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.Click here to learn more and apply! Applications should include a cover letter, CV and a statement of r esearch interests. Specific questions should be directed to: Dr. Sandra Gendler, Ph.D. Department of Immunology Chair, Search Committee C/O Adriana Semko email@example.com©2019 Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. Post offer/pre-employment drug screening is required. Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities). As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
Posted 4/19/2019The Technical Director in this key leadership position provides technical expertise, analytical capability, strategic planning and project management support, ensuring the highest quality and safety of all products manufactured or issued through the Novel Cell Therapy Laboratory. The Novel Cell Therapy Laboratory within the Connell O’Reilly Cell Manipulation Core Facility (CMCF) at DFCI is responsible for development of investigational cell-manufacturing procedures and manufactures a variety of cellular products for patients enrolled on clinical research trials at DFCI, BWH, BCH, MGH, BIDMC and other clinical sites, operating under both internal and external IND/IDEs. Examples of these projects include Cancer Vaccines, CAR-T cells, Pluripotent Stem Cells, genetically-engineered stem cells, manipulated BMT products, Mesenchymal Stem Cells, etc. The Director is responsible for managing several leadership positions within NCT, including a manager, supervisors, project leads and processing specialists. In addition, the Director will likely have oversite of company-sponsored staff for the duration of various projects.This position reports into the Laboratory’s Medical Director and the Administrative Director. The Director works closely with senior executives, IND sponsors and key investigators. The Director works closely with the Medical Director on patient care workflows, Associate Business Director to establish budgets for manufacturing of novel products and with Quality Management.Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.Technical Responsibilities
Oversees investigational manufacturing and analysis of all cellular therapy products in the Novel Cell Therapy Laboratory (NCT)
Serves as a key subject matter expert on advanced cell therapy practices, procedures and aseptic techniques.
Works with academic investigators and industry collaborators to develop new clinical-scale cell manufacturing procedures and SOPs for use in clinical research protocols.
Develops, manages and coordinates validation protocols, execution of validation studies, data analysis, and the compilation of the validation data and results into final reports. The summary of these results is often critical in the filing of IND/IDE submissions.
Serves as customer liaison for all sponsored projects involving novel cellular product development and manufacturing. This may entail orchestrating multidisciplinary meetings with sponsors, summarizing data, and constructing action plans and timelines.
Reviews validation results against protocol acceptance criteria and makes modifications as applicable in collaboration with sponsors, investigators and quality assurance staff to meet acceptable release criteria.
Works collaboratively with faculty investigators, quality assurance staff, industry sponsors and regulatory officials to produce information for IND submissions and other FDA filings.
Continually monitors and updates current production methods and laboratory management policies to be consistent with current best practices as reported in the relevant scientific literature
Prepares and submits data for preparation of manuscripts or other scientific presentations
Represents the CMCF in the cellular therapy field, internally and externally through participation in research and leadership activities at the national and international level
In collaboration with the Executive Director and the Assistant Medical Director, communicates with clinical colleagues regarding patient treatmentLaboratory Management
Ensures that NCT staff work under GTP and GMP regulations, providing optimal support, training, review, competencies assessments, productivity and performance excellence.
Working with NCT manager and supervisors to schedule product processing, determine staffing needed based on this schedule
Directs an appropriate number of technical and support staff to meet the operational needs of the department. Recommends staffing adjustments to the CMCF leadership based on project requirements.
Responsible for timely staff performance evaluations using established appraisal tools to assess competence and formulate professional and personal development plans.
Works with CMCF and DFCI administration on developing a retention program based on established career ladder and individual goals of employees. This is accomplished by proactive discussions to understand each employee's needs.
Responsible for in collaboration with Human resources for employee counseling and progressive discipline processes as warranted.Compliance
Ensures compliant operations at all levels and functional areas including technical and scientific conduct, patient and employee safety, financial integrity, human resources management and competencies, quality assurance and ensuring an “inspection ready” laboratory always
Develops a monitoring protocol to ensure compliance with established and approved procedures and minimize practice deviation
Works with NCT Laboratory Manager and Supervisors to keep documents current and ensures at least biannual review of documents.
Collaborates with the NCT leadership team to initiate, review and approve batch records, data and product outcomes.
Works with the Laboratory Manager, Supervisors and QA team to respond to events, propose and initiate corrective action and monitor for compliance with corrective action plan.
Ensures compliance with requirements of all applicable regulatory and accrediting entities including but not limited to FDA, JC, CLIA, CAP, AABB, FACT, CMS, DPH, collaborating closely with quality assurance staff at all timesPlanning and Resource Management
Serves as a member of the executive leadership team for the CMCF
Assists in gathering information about novel projects and accomplishments for each renewal of the DF/HCC comprehensive cancer center support grant, CMCF website and other annual reports such as FDA annual reports
Plays a key role in the development and implementation of strategic and business plans within CMCFFiscal Management
In conjunction with the CMCF leadership develops an operating budget using established accounting principles to maximize revenue and minimize expense.
Monitors monthly revenue and expense activities by analyzing data to meet budget goals, justify variances and make corrective revisions as appropriate.
Evaluates and recommends the acquisition of capital equipment by developing business plans that address growth of current services and/or new opportunities.
Manages equipment and space, construction/renovation, site preparation and installation by planning and coordinating with internal and external parties to complete projects within established timelines and approved budgets.
Manages supply levels by working with materials management to assure supply availability and control costs.Communication
Develops an open and ongoing communication with the department, Institute staff and trial sponsors.
Creates and maintains a learning environment that facilitates development of staff, colleagues and students.
Participates in professional and educational activities to promote self-development and continued learningQualifications
Master’s degree in medical technology or biological science required at a minimum. Doctoral degree in any biological science or medical field highly desirable. Must meet the minimum CLIA requirements for supervisor in a highly complex testing laboratory. Knowledge of flow cytometry, molecular biology, genetic engineering is highly desirable.This position requires 5 or more years of management experience in a cellular therapy lab, related pre-clinical research laboratory, or related experience in biotechnology or pharmaceutical company also acceptable.Must have knowledge of FDA (cGTP and cGMP), AABB, FACT, CLIA, JC, and DPH regulations regarding laboratory procedures.Apply on line:
https://careers-dfci.icims.com/jobs/14644/technical-director-for-novel-cell-therapy-laboratory/jobDana-Farber.org/CareersDana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.
Posted 4/19/2019How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career, all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.The Hackensack Meridian Health Center for Discovery and Innovation (CDI) is offering a position for postdoctoral research studies in the field of cancer immunotherapy in the laboratory of Dr. Johannes Zakrzewski. The laboratory is part of the CDI's Multiple Myeloma Institute, is aligned with the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center and has close ties to the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center of Georgetown University. The long-term goal of the laboratory's interdisciplinary research program is to develop novel immunotherapeutic and molecular strategies for targeted cancer therapy. The Zakrzewski laboratory focuses on NF-KB as a therapeutic target in immunology and cancer, and on harnessing the thymus and genetic manipulations of hematopoietic progenitor cells for cancer therapy. The research program builds on previous discoveries involving small molecule inhibitors, progenitor cell immunotherapies and manipulations of the thymic microenvironment. The research program incorporates both basic preclinical and translational research and is aimed towards clinical translation of its most promising discoveries. The successful postdoctoral candidate will have a strong interest in cancer immunotherapy and chimeric antigen receptor technology. The candidate will perform in vivo animal models and in vitro analyses. The postdoctoral fellow is expected to understand the project and work independently taking responsibilities in the development and execution of experimental procedures to successfully advance the research project. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparation of data for presentations, progress reports, and the preparation of manuscripts and posters. The post-doctoral fellow is anticipated to have good communication and writing skills. The successful candidate will have a team-oriented mindset and will provide guidance to junior members.Responsibilities
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Posted 4/17/2019Lee Moffitt Cancer and Research Institute is a modern facility in Tampa, Florida. We strive to be the leader in understanding in the complexity of cancer through team science and applying those insights for human benefits. Be part of the cure by joining Moffitt's team of over 800 research faculty scientists, career staff scientists, postdocs, graduate students and support staff dedicated to cancer researchThe Cell Therapy Core is recurring for Cell Therapy Technologist I in Tampa, FL.Position Highlights
Opportunity to join a NCI designated comprehensive cancer center in production of novel cellular therapy treatments for cancer patients
Participation in cutting edge-immunotherapy clinical trials designed to activate immune system cells for the treatment of cancer
Develop and perform assays on cellular products for safety and function
Involvement in the rapidly growing multiple clinical trials within the cell therapy area.The Ideal Candidate
Experience in cellular therapy or a related field
Proficient in cell culture and aseptic technique
Working knowledge of adoptive cell therapy and immunotherapy
Understanding of good documentation, laboratory and manufacturing practices and requirements
The successful candidate will be a strong communicator, engaged, and will work closely with members of the Cell Therapy Team.
Exhibit interest and excitement in participating in the production of cellular products
Working knowledge of quality control assays including ELISA, qPCR, flow cytometry and cell counting techniques
Willingness to work flexible hours, including periodic weekendsResponsibilities
Working with minimal supervision, perform cellular product processing using multiple processing, cell culture, and separation techniques.
Complete qualitative and quantitative assays on cell therapy products including flow cytometry, qPCR and ELISA.
Comply with the facility's standard operating procedures and policies which incorporate FDA, FACT and CAP regulatory standards applicable to cellular therapy product production and analysis
Identify problems that may adversely affect product or testing performance and follow the Cell Therapy Facility standard operating procedures and policies whenever product processing or analytic testing are not within the defined acceptable criteria and/or levels of performance.
Handle fresh and frozen cellular products for shipment and infusion.
Maintain aseptic technique and work within a clean room environment.
Other duties as assigned.
Work schedule and/or shift adaptability is required. Periodic weekend work is also required based on production demands.Credentials and Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology or other Biological Science.
Demonstrated competency in diverse biological processes following good documentation practices.
Demonstrated ability to work independently to achieve expected outcomesInterested candidates please click here or contact Andrea Cabellero directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted 4/10/2019Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Researcher with a joint appointment at the Morgridge Institute for Research and the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center. This multidisciplinary project is at the interface of cancer immunology (Dr. Paul Sondel’s lab, https://www.pediatrics.wisc.edu/research/research-groups/sondel) and cancer imaging (Dr. Melissa Skala’s lab, https://morgridge.org/skala). The objective of this research project is to develop novel cancer immunotherapies, and monitor immune-tumor cell interactions using optical microscopy. Measurements of tumor response to immunocytokines and radiation will be made in mouse models of cancer using in vivo microscopy, flow cytometry, and immunohistochemistry. Translational studies in human samples will provide preliminary data to motivate clinical trials of new immunotherapies. The Postdoctoral Researcher will work in collaboration with engineers, clinicians, and biologists/immunologists. The applicant will have access to state-of-the-art resources in cancer immunology, biomedical microscopy, and opportunities to develop skills in single cell analysis, cancer metabolism, and translational cancer research. This position will also provide a unique opportunity to gain experience in a multidisciplinary research environment.Qualifications of Applicant
Candidates should hold a doctoral degree in an appropriate field of engineering, the physical sciences, or biology. The applicant must be a capable experimentalist and have a desire to learn single cell analysis and new microscopy techniques. Previous experience in immunology and/or cancer research is particularly helpful. Excellent organizational and communication skills are a must.Application Process: Interested candidates should submit a curriculum vita, a list of three references and a one-page statement of research interests via: https://morgridge.org/job-posting/postdoctoral-research-associate-cancer-immunology-imaging/
Potential Start Date: May 1, 2019
Close Date: Until filled
Posted 4/1/2019The Clinical Research Coordinator is responsible for following University, Federal and sponsor guidelines, coordinate, perform and oversee clinical trials data management, scheduled trial treatments and follow-up care of clinical trials patients. Act as a liaison between the patient, caregivers, and healthcare team regarding current protocols as well as ensuring continuity of care while the patient is enrolled in the clinical trial.Salary Range: $25.03 to $40.24 Hourly
Final Filing Date: 04/20/2019
To view full job description and submit an on-line application visit: UC Davis Career Opportunities at: http://188.8.131.52/counter.php?id=157356
Requisition number #054905
The University of California, Davis is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
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