Scientist Cell Biologist/Immunologist Multiple Openings (Fixed Term: 3 Years)
Company: Zoetis, Inc.
Location: Fort Collins
Posted on: March 25, 2020
TITLE: SCIENTIST CELL BIOLOGIST/IMMUNOLOGIST MULTIPLE OPENINGS
(Fixed Term: 3 Years)
LOCATION: Fort Collins, CO
A great opportunity to be part of the newly established Zoetis
Incubator Research Lab at CSU! Zoetis is seeking an experienced
scientist to identify immune related therapies that can reduce the
morbidity and mortality associated with infectious, non-infectious
and chronic diseases of animals, and improvement in livestock
productivity. This individual will be a key contributor in the
design, execution, and interpretation of in vitro and in vivo
pharmacology studies to delineate key pathways and potential drug
The successful candidate should have at least 3-5 years of relevant
experience working in an in vitro or in vivo pharmacology setting.
They must also be a creative/independent thinker and with a proven
track record of basic research. Excellent communication,
organizational and interpersonal skills are essential. Previous
experience working with cattle biology is desired.
Please note: This position is for a fixed term of 3 years.
* Experience developing cell-free (e.g. ligand binding assays,
biochemical assays) and cell-based in vitro screens for substrate
(small molecule and biotherapeutics) evaluation.
* Experience with immune-based techniques such as flow cytometry,
cell sorting, immunohistochemistry, ELISAs, westerns, etc.
Experience sorting primary immune cell populations would be highly
* Ability to apply a variety of cellular and molecular techniques
to develop cellular models of disease for veterinary species.
* Experience with primary cell cultures, co-cultures, and/or
* Experience preparing DNA and RNA libraries for Next generation
* Experience with gene editing using Crispr Cas9 technology.
* Ability to collaborate across multiple scientific
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
* Educational background: BS, MS, or PhD (molecular or cellular
biology, immunology or related field).
* Training or experience in biological sciences preferred.
* Experience in the establishment of in vitro models of
* Experience in flow cytometry and cell sorting.
* Self-starter, able to prioritize work and work efficiently with
* Excellent verbal/written communication, organizational and
* Computer skills required: Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
* Work environment: The person filling this position will work
predominantly in a laboratory setting. There may be exposure to
animal pathogens and chemicals. There may be handling of, and/or
exposure to animal tissue and zoonotic organisms
Fixed Term/Temporary (Fixed Term)
Zoetis is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and
conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin,
disability or veteran status or any other protected classification.
Disabled individuals are given an equal opportunity to use our
online application system. We offer reasonable accommodations as an
alternative if requested by an individual with a disability. Please
contact Zoetis Colleague Services at
firstname.lastname@example.org to request an accommodation.
Zoetis also complies with all applicable national, state and local
laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as
employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration
and Nationality Act. All applicants must possess or obtain
authorization to work in the US for Zoetis. Zoetis retains sole and
exclusive discretion to pursue sponsorship for the acquisition or
maintenance of nonimmigrant status and employment eligibility,
considering factors such as availability of qualified US workers.
Individuals requiring sponsorship must disclose this fact. Please
note that Zoetis seeks information related to job applications from
candidates for jobs in the U.S. solely via the following: (1) our
company website at www.Zoetis.com/careers site, or (2) via email
to/from addresses using only the Zoetis domain of @zoetis.com . In
addition, Zoetis does not use Google Hangout for any recruitment
related activities. Any solicitation or request for information
related to job applications with Zoetis via any other means and/or
utilizing email addresses with any other domain should be
disregarded. In addition, Zoetis will never ask candidates to make
any type of personal financial investment related to gaining
employment with Zoetis..
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