Update: this position is no longer available.
SENS Research Foundation (SRF) is hiring a Research Assistant for our Research Center (RC) located in Mountain View, CA. SRF is an exciting, cutting edge non-profit dedicated to transforming the way the world researches and treats age-related disease.
We are seeking a Research Assistant in our Senescence Immunology group for a project geared toward developing therapeutic interventions to rejuvenate immune clearance of senescent cells. This project involves working with human blood samples and primary human cells. This is a full-time position.
Qualified candidates will have a BS or MS in the chemical/biological sciences and substantial bench experience. Duties will include mostly bench work in a small team-oriented environment.
Candidates should have experience in WBC purification, culturing primary cells, quantitative real-time PCR, western blot, immunofluorescence, ELISA, micro plate readers, FACS analysis, and data analysis. Candidates with experience in 2nd and 3rd generation lentivirus system are particularly encouraged to apply.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected].
We offer an excellent benefits package including paid vacation and sick leave, fully covered health insurance (inclusive of dependents), an FSA program, and a company matched 401(k) plan, all of which is offered after a 90-day introductory period. SENS Research Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.
The position is available now and will be filled as soon as the qualified candidate is found. Salary is commensurate with job title.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $48,000 to $50,000/year