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Nationwide Childrens Hospital Inc Post Doctoral Scientist - RI Childhood Cancer Cassady in Columbus, Ohio

Post Doctoral Scientist - RI Childhood Cancer CassadyRequisition ID2020-24047CategoryResearchOverviewJOB POSTING .and.ndash; Post Doctoral Scientist .and.ndash; RI Childhood Cancer Full time; Exempt; Mon-Fri 8 AM .and.ndash; 5 PM Main Campus; Columbus, OH .and.nbsp;We are seeking a motivated Postdoctoral Scientist to join our laboratory at The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital. The Cassady lab designs investigates how oncolytic viruses mediate their anti-tumor activity in nervous system tumors..and.nbsp; Our studies focus on host-virus interactions in malignant and non-malignant cells and the host immune responses role in both antitumor and antiviral responses. We utilize in-vitro cell culture-based evaluation, pre-clinical animal studies, and have viruses in clinical trial. Creative, highly motivated individuals with a PhD in a relevant area (immunology, cell biology, virology or tumor biology) are encouraged to apply. An interest in tumor immunology and experience with immunology assays (flow cytometry, functional assessments, depletion and adoptive transfer) and murine studies is a plus.ResponsibilitiesWhy Nationwide Children's Hospital?The moment you walk through our doors, you can feel it. When you meet one of our patient families, you believe it. And when you talk with anyone who works here, you want to be part of it, too. Welcome to Nationwide Children's Hospital, where Passion Meets Purpose.Here, Everyone Matters. We're 13,000 strong. And it takes every single one of us to improve the lives of the kids we care for, and the kids from around the world we'll never even meet. Kids who are living healthier, fuller lives because of the knowledge we share. We know it takes a Collaborative Culture to deliver on our promise to provide the very best, innovative care and to foster new discoveries, made possible by the most groundbreaking research. Anywhere.Ask anyone with a Nationwide Children's badge what they do for a living. They'll tell you it's More Than a Job. It's a calling. It's a chance to use and grow your talent to make an impact that truly matters. Because here, we exist simply to help children everywhere.Nationwide Children's Hospital. A Place to Be Proud. What Will You Be Doing?With guidance from a CRI mentor, design experiments and develops protocols required to conduct productive research in a specific scientific area. After the study has been designed, performs the research work in accordance with the protocol.Helps to train and supervise technical support staff in performing specific techniques essential to carrying out the research program.Records and analyzes data generated by the research study, and helps to plan future research endeavors.Prepares scientific and technical papers from the results of the research work. Publishes papers in appropriate refereed scientific journals. Presents findings at local (particularly CRI research meetings) and national research forums.If appropriate, collaborates with other ongoing research efforts either at CRI or at The Ohio State University.This is considered a training position therefore the RI will allow a trainee 5 years to advance beyond the level of Post Doc.Works toward research independence. Prepares to submit proposals to and obtain funding from external granting agencies.QualificationsWhat Are We Looking For?To fulfill this role successfully, you must possess these minimum qualifications and experience:.and.nbsp;MD, Ph.D, Pharm.D., or equivalent degree.Nec