Research Associate I - Cancer Biology - Chen lab

A Research Associate I position is available at Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope, in the Department of Cancer Biology. Our group works on chemoprevention and superfood research. The ideal candidate will have variety of laboratory techniques and be familiar with cell culture and animal experiments.

The Research Associate I, under supervision:

  • May perform a wide variety of standard and non-standard procedures.
  • Need an understanding of a scientific field so that they can modify procedures to suit changing needs.
  • May make innovative contributions to the course of the research program and be actively involved in the interpretation of data.
  • Follows established City of Hope and department policies, procedures, objectives, performance improvement, attendance, safety, environmental, and infection control guidelines, including adherence to the workplace Code of Conduct and Compliance Plan.
  • Practices a high level of integrity and honesty in maintaining confidentiality.

Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • The ideal candidate will be able to handle cell culture and animal experiments.
  • The candidate should also have good oral and written communication skills in English, interact well in group situations, be computer literate, and prepare reports.

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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