Post-Doctoral Researchers (x2)

Job Details
Institution: Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER)
Keyword Names: Academic/Research
Address
Line 1: CBER
City: Silver Spring
State / County: Maryland
Country: United States

Job Description

Post-Doctoral Researchers (x2)

Division of Cellular and Gene Therapies (DCGT), Office of Tissues and Advanced Therapies (OTAT), Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER), U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Silver Spring, Maryland, USA

Position Description:

Two postdoctoral research opportunities are available in the Division of Cellular and Gene Therapies (DCGT), within the Office of Tissues and Advanced Therapies (OTAT) at the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER), U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) located in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Qualifications:

  • The qualified candidate should be currently pursuing or have received a doctoral degree in one of the relevant fields (Bioengineering, Stem Cell/Developmental biology, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Immunology). Degree must have been received within five years of the appointment start date. 
  • Prior working experience with hematopoietic stem cells and CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing technology is preferred. A strong background in molecular and cellular biology, NGS analysis, Flow cytometry, Xenotransplantation model and immunological assays are plus. Working experience with cell/gene therapy product is highly desirable.

To Apply:

  • Applications should include your CV, a cover letter including career goals, and the names and contact information of three references to Dr. Pankaj K. Mandal (pankaj.mandal@fda.hhs.gov).