Senior Research Associate/Research Associate – Protein Chemistry
We are seeking highly motivated and qualified candidates for the position of Research
Associate or Senior Research Associate to join our Discovery Research Group focusing in the
areas of protein biochemistry and assay development.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
This individual will be responsible for the expression, purification, and characterization of
recombinant and native proteins involved in inflammatory reactions. Previous experience in the
operation and maintenance of high and medium pressure chromatography equipment is highly
ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:
Education and Training: Candidates must have a BA/BS/MS with a minimum of 2 years industry
experience in handling and analyzing proteins.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills:
Experience in any of the following will also be important: development of purification methods
for biologically active proteins; characterization of proteins by SDS-PAGE, HPLC, ELISA, flow
cytometry, or cell culture techniques; and development of ELISA or similar types of assays.
Good communication skills are desirable, as individuals will be expected to work in a highly
interactive, multidisciplinary project team environment.