Job ID: #9675

Associate Scientist-Immunology (In Vivo)

Rochester, MN
Science Science
Research & Development

Position located in Rochester, MN


Responsibilities of the Associate Scientist-Immunology (In Vivo):

  • Plan and conduct in vivo studies involving laboratory mice, including experimental design, protocol development and execution of procedures.
  • Coordinate with research scientists to plan and implement in vivo experiments, providing input on study design, sample size estimation and statistical analysis.
  • Administer test article and collect biological samples following established procedures.
  • Perform detailed observations and measurements to assess the physiological and clinical effects of experimental treatments on mice, recording data accurately, and comprehensively.
  • Maintain compliance with institutional animal care and use protocols.
  • Collaborate with other team members to advance cross-functional scientific projects and standardize adoption of new scientific techniques.


Requirements of the Associate Scientist-Immunology (In Vivo):

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Animal Sciences or related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working with laboratory mice in a research or academic setting.
  • Excellent attention to detail, organization and ability to follow strict protocols and procedures.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with researchers and laboratory staff.
  • Ability to plan, organize and multitask to complete assignments in an efficient manner.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Understanding of animal welfare principles and ethical considerations in animal research.


Valued Complementary Skills

  • In vivo imaging, tissue sectioning, Immuno histochemistry, immune florescence, microscopy, RNA isolation and qPCR.

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