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Job Title:   (Temporary Medical) Research Associate
Pay Grade:   7
Pay Band Min / Max:    - 
Position Number:   047296
Department / Hospital:   MICROBIOLOGY & IMMUNOLOGY

The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine-UHealth is home to some of the brightest minds in the world. Our Faculty teach students who represent the future of medicine. Our researchers are discovering breakthrough patient treatments. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and subspecialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year.

A Temporary Research Associate position is now available in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology. This position is sponsored by biotechnology industry to study humoral Immune responses. The project involves heavy use of transgenic mice for immune response investigations and assessment of the effects of small molecule inhibitors on immune responses.

The minimum qualifications for this position are as follows: Bachelor’s degree in Immunology. Five years of experience in laboratory research is preferred. Proficiency in genotyping by PCR and maintaining transgenic mouse colonies and perform mouse immunization experiments is essential. Although not required, it is preferred that the candidate have significant experience in primary lymphocyte and cell lines cultures and cellular and molecular analysis of immune cells. These include, Immunoglobulin isotype switching by ELISPOT and ELISA methods. An intimate familiarity with the flow cytometry based immune cell staining, acquisition and analysis is preferred. Any appropriate combination of relevant education, certifications and/or work experience may be considered.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the groundbreaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. University of Miami Hospital is the flagship facility of UHealth, which also includes the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, along with dozens of outpatient facilities. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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