Research Scientist

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS


Posted: 04-Jun-24

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Type: Full-time

Salary: Open


Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory

Internal Number: JR26507

Location: Chicago, IL

Job Description:

  • Conducts research studies related to the molecular characterization in mouse models of ovarian cancer and in patients with ovarian cancer.

  • Metabolic regulation T cells in the ovarian microenvironment in mouse models and patient tumors.

  • Biology of T cell trafficking and retention in the ovarian tumor microenvironment.

  • Serves as a resource for collecting data and performing analysis. Facilitates and promotes a research project by providing scientific or intellectual information.

  • Develops laboratory protocols and training on new techniques. Manage, analyze and make recommendations on complex data sets for research.

  • Performs other related work as needed.

Preferred Qualifications


  • PhD in Tumor Immunology.


  • Minimum of 7 years of postdoctoral training in tumor immunology.

  • Guides and supports team members to achieve their goals and create a positive work environment.

Preferred Competencies

  • Must demonstrate a knowledge in ever evolving scientific fields.

Working Conditions

  • Ability to bend, crouch, or stoop.

  • Ability to lift loads up tp 49lbs.

  • Hybrid work arrangements will be considered.

Application Documents

  • Resume (required)

  • Cover letter (preferred)

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