Seattle Children's Hospital Research Associate I - Bench in Seattle, Washington
Hope. Care. Cure. These three simple words capture what we do at Seattle Children’s – to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Are you ready to engage with a mission-driven organization that is life-changing to many, and touches the hearts of all? #HOPECARECURE
As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children's Research Institute is dedicated to providing hope, care, and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.
Our investigators are involved in hundreds of projects that cover every phase of research, from studying how diseases work to improving investigational therapies. They have pioneered groundbreaking cystic fibrosis treatments and cutting-edge cancer therapies that help a child's immune system defeat cancer, and made other major contributions to pediatric medicine.
Researchers work in close collaboration with one another, their colleagues at partner institutions including the University of Washington and Fred Hutch and our healthcare providers at Seattle Children's Hospital, one of U.S. News & World Report’s top children's hospitals. This collaboration is one of our key strengths, allowing our faculty to draw on a variety of disciplines and techniques as they pursue solutions to some of medicine's most complex problems.
We are committed to not only treating disease but to eliminating it. Help us achieve our vision of being a worldwide leader in pediatric research aimed to improve the health and well-being of children. If you are interested in a challenging career aimed at groundbreaking research, Seattle Children's Research Institute is the place for you.
We are recruiting a highly motivated research associate to perform laboratory procedures for ongoing research projects studying the cell and molecular biology of protozoan pathogens. Responsibilities include performing the required experimentation, making detailed observations, analyzing data, interpreting results, and assisting in planning experiments as appropriate.
The successful candidate must be able to work accurately and independently but also with others in a highly collaborative environment. A willingness and ability to learn new techniques is required and a deep interest in basic and translational science is desirable. We are working to advance fundamental cellular and molecular understanding of pathogens with a major global impact.
We welcome passionate, articulate, and dynamic researchers to join our mission.
Bachelor’s Degree in microbiology, biochemistry, immunology, or related field
Minimum one (1) year of laboratory research experience.
Previous experience with techniques in molecular biology and biochemistry
Familiarity with computers, including data entry and spreadsheets
Experience analyzing data using spreadsheets and statistical analysis.
In accordance with new Washington law for healthcare workers, Seattle Children’s requires that all staff be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 on or before October 18, 2021, or before beginning employment for start dates after October 18th.
In accordance with Washington state law, Seattle Children’s requires that all employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All offers are contingent and your vaccine status will be verified at onboarding.
Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.
Seattle Children’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.
External Job Title: Research Associate I - Bench
Job ID / Requisition Number: 2022-44719
FTE/Hours per pay period: 1.0 FTE (80 hours per bi-weekly pay periods)
Name: Global Infectious Disease
Shift: Day Shift
Street: 307 Westlake Ave N
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