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Associate Professor/Faculty Position in Immuno-oncology/Oncology at the Cleveland Clinic Florida Research and Innovation Center, Port St Lucie, FL
The Cleveland Clinic Florida Research and Innovation Center (CC-FRIC), Port St. Lucie, Florida, invites applications for one full-time position at the Associate Faculty level. The Position will be within the broad fields of immuno-oncology or molecular oncology.
CC-FRIC is dedicated to the discovery and advancement of innovative basic and translational research focused on infectious disease, immunobiology, and immuno-oncology/oncology. The Center has three floors with approximately 100,000 sq. ft. of dedicated research and support spaces including Shared Resource Facilities in Flow Cytometry, Imaging, Bioinformatics, and a Vivarium. This position offers co-appointment in Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Immunotherapy & Immuno-oncology (CITI) led by Timothy Chan, MD, PhD. Faculty at the CC-FRIC also closely collaborate with scientists at the Lerner Research Institute (LRI), a network of ~190 labs at Cleveland Clinic’s main campus in Ohio, and further, with physicians at the regional hospitals of Cleveland Clinic Florida.
Ideal applicants will be established faculty candidates at the assistant or associate professor level with at least 5 years of independent research experience and an outstanding record in immuno-oncology or molecular oncology. The selected candidates will possess scientific vision, leadership skills and be competitive in acquiring extramural grants. Basic requirements for the position are a Ph.D. or M.D.-PhD., as well as postdoctoral research experience and a strong record of research accomplishments and publications in the field of immuno-oncology/oncology.
Please apply by sending your CV, a motivation letter, a project description and providing contacts of four potential referees. The project description should be a maximum of 3 pages long and describe both current and future research plans.
Please email application materials to:
Michaela U. Gack, Ph.D. (GACKM@ccf.org)
The Arthur and Marylin Levitt Endowed Chair
Florida Research and Innovation Center
Port Saint Lucie, FL
Administrative Director: Anne Gambardella (GAMBARA@ccf.org)
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment
Michaela U. Gack, Ph.D.
Flow Cytometry Director
Cleveland Clinic Florida Research and Innovation Center (FRIC) is seeking a Flow Cytometry Director who can be part of a dynamic and rapidly growing organization. The candidate will need to have advanced technical and scientific expertise in flow cytometry and cell sorting, and the ability to work collaboratively with investigators in a BSL-2 and BSL-3 research facilities. The candidate will operate all flow cytometry equipment, train users, consult on experimental design, data analysis, and interpretation and assist with the execution of experiments. Ideally, the candidate will serve as an expert resource for the implementation, management, and improvement of flow cytometry projects at FRIC. As one of the world’s largest and busiest health centers, Cleveland Clinic is committed to delivering high quality programs of patient care, research, and education. Cleveland Clinic’s Lerner Research Institute (LRI) researchers are at the forefront of biological discovery with research related to cancer, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, brain and eye diseases, and diseases of inflammation and immune systems. With more than 1,500 researchers and support personnel in 190 laboratories across 11 departments and multiple centers, the Lerner Research Institute is one of the largest research institutes in the nation, consistently ranking in the top 10 in National Institutes of Health funding, a benchmark of research success. Additionally, the Lerner Research Institute has recently opened Cleveland Clinic Florida Research and Innovation Center (FRIC) which is dedicated to the discovery and advancement of innovative translational research, focused on immuno-oncology and infectious diseases. The building is 3 floors with approximately 100,000 sq. ft. of dedicated research and support spaces. The FRIC is developing state of the art Shared Resource Laboratories in Flow Cytometry, Imaging, Bioinformatics, and a Vivarium.
As a Flow Cytometry Director, your responsibilities will be to:
Personal Protective Equipment:
Please send all inquiries/CV to:
Sara Tavakoli, PhD
Director Research Compliance and Operations
Cleveland Clinic Florida Research and Innovation Center
Port St. Lucie, FL
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.
Sara Tavakoli, PhD
The Ross lab is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our Research team and help develop our antibody discovery pipeline. The role will be highly integrated with our Vaccine and Antibody team and will require background knowledge in antibody discovery / characterization platforms, particularly with respect to comparative sequence analysis and in silico modeling. General knowledge of how such analysis translates in antibody repertoire analysis is preferred. The role is central to our internal capabilities as our lab integrates its proprietary vaccine platform and antibody characterization capabilities.
The ideal candidate will have previous hands-on experience with bioinformatics analysis of B-cell derived antibody sequence information and omics analysis with a proven track record of applying bioinformatic analysis for antibody drug discovery Meticulous attention to detail, proficient reasoning, and problem-solving skills are cornerstones for a successful candidate.
This position will offer an outstanding opportunity to build a unique skillset at the interface of immunology and computational science, with an emphasis on efforts that have a high potential for ground-breaking discoveries for therapeutic and vaccine development.
Please send CV and cover letter to Tristan Erdman ERDMANT@ccf.org
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer:
Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment
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Trainee positions at the Florida Research & Innovation Center are eligible for convenient, local housing subsidies sponsored by Cleveland Clinic.