|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Position Title||Investigator (Calibr)|
|Position Summary:|| |
Investigator Job ID: N170. This position is with the California Institute for Biomedical Research (Calibr). To learn more about this opportunity and/ or to apply for consideration, please go to https://www.scripps.edu/science-and-medicine/calibr/careers/
This position will work with a small team of interdisciplinary scientists on innovative, high risk, high reward cellular programs which will ultimately be translated into human clinical trials. Specifically, this position will be integral in the translation of Calibr’s universal, switchable CAR-T cell platform into first in human clinical trials and in the discovery and development of next generation CAR-T cell platforms. The Investigator will be responsible for day-to-day research activities and have the opportunity to grow into a significant leadership position at Calibr. This position will work closely with the translational medicine group at Calibr and with major pharma as part of the scope of Calibr’s strategic research alliance with AbbVie.
Calibr’s exciting and dynamic research environment offers a unique perspective on bench to bedside translational research. Calibr’s open lab space design and collaborative research environment encourages the seamless flow of ideas within and between research groups. Further, Calibr is now part of Scripps Research which links world-class basic research innovation with patient-centric research initiatives at Calibr, to elevate the scientific discourse and accelerate the discovery and development of new medicines. This opportunity is ideal for scientists with a passion for science and a strong drive to make an impact.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
|Additional Information:|| |
Investigator Job ID: N170. This position is with the California Institute for Biomedical Research (Calibr). To learn more about this opportunity and/ or to apply for consideration, please go How to apply visit: https://www.scripps.edu/science-and-medicine/calibr/careers/
|Physical Requirements:|| |
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.
With or without reasonable accommodation, employees in this position must be able to sit and type at a computer terminal for up to 8 hours per day with appropriate breaks and perform tasks that require fine dexterity and repetitive motions using the arms, hands, wrists and fingers. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
|Basic Qualifications:|| |
* An outstanding background in cell culture is essential.
|Preferred Qualifications:|| |
* PhD in immunology (preferred), biology, chemical biology, biochemistry or related area with 2-4 year’s postdoctoral experience and/or 3-8 years’ experience in industry. Prior postdoc experience is preferred but not required.
|Job Closing Date:|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Job Posting Category||Scientific & Technical|
|EEO Statement|| |
The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.