Investigator / Platform Research Area Position
Weissleder, Ralph Cancer Biology Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Weissleder, Ralph Computational cell analysis Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Weissleder, Ralph Exosome analysis Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Weissleder, Ralph Synthetic chemistry Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Weissleder, Ralph Single cell profiling of the tumor microenvironment Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Pai, Sara Translational Research in Head and Neck Cancer Research Technician
Pai, Sara Immuno-oncology and head and neck cancer Research Scientist
Im, Hyungsoon Biomedical Engineering Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Training Faculty Cancer research through innovative systems approaches T32 Postdoctoral fellow
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Position: Research Scientist

Research Area: Immuno-oncology and head and neck cancer

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Investigator: Pai, Sara

Date Posted: 2022-11-17

Description: The Pai Lab in the Center for Systems Biology at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School invites applications for a Research Scientist position. One position is available.

Responsibilities: The Senior Research Scientist is a highly skilled scientific professional who can independently develop and execute laboratory research studies to support the laboratory’s research endeavors in head and neck immuno-oncology.

Requirements: A PhD and/or MD required in Immunology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or a related field. Three or more years of post-graduate work experience in a laboratory research, preferably within a large, academic setting. Must have proficiency in laboratory methods of molecular biology and/or immunology, and experience with multi-color flow cytometry. Animal skills for treatment, tumor measurement and imaging required. This is a 2-year position with the possibility of an extension based on performance and skill.

Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Area: Single cell profiling of the tumor microenvironment

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Investigator: Weissleder, Ralph

Date Posted: 2022-10-17

Description: The lab of Ralph Weissleder in the Center for Systems Biology at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School has a number of openings for Postdoctoral Research Fellows. The ideal candidate should have a background in microscopy, cell culture and immunology with expertise in system implementation and benchwork. The Center (csb.mgh.harvard.edu) has a diverse faculty with backgrounds in engineering, chemistry, biology, physics, and medicine, and offers a lively and supportive environment in which to perform interdisciplinary science.

Responsibilities: We seek creative thinkers who take risks in defining and addressing important problems, and who use quantitative experimental, computational and/or theoretical approaches in their work. Research fellows are encouraged to write their own grants, following the training period, to launch their independent research.

Requirements: A Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D. or M.D. and permanent residency is required. To apply, please send your CV, a summary of your most significant research accomplishments (300 words) and the email addresses of three references to: Serena Sullivan (Sullivan.Serena@mgh.harvard.edu), CSB, Simches Research Center, 185 Cambridge Street, Suite 5.210, Boston, MA 02114.

Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Area: Synthetic chemistry

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Investigator: Weissleder, Ralph

Date Posted: 2022-10-17

Description: The Weissleder lab in the Center for Systems Biology at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School invites applications for Postdoctoral Research Fellow positions. One position is available in chemical synthesis of small molecules and bioconjugation. The Center has a diverse faculty with backgrounds in chemistry, biology, physics, engineering and medicine, and offers a lively and supportive environment in which to perform interdisciplinary science.

Responsibilities: We seek creative thinkers who take risks in defining and addressing important problems, and who use quantitative experimental, computational and/or theoretical approaches in their work.

Requirements: A Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D. or M.D. and permanent residency is required. The ideal candidate has an extensive synthetic background and track record in chemical syntheses and analyses. To apply, please send your CV, a summary of your most significant research accomplishments (300 words) and the email addresses of three references to: Serena Sullivan (Sullivan.Serena@mgh.harvard.edu), CSB, Simches Research Center, 185 Cambridge Street, Suite 5.210, Boston, MA 02114.

Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Area: Exosome analysis

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Investigator: Weissleder, Ralph

Date Posted: 2022-10-17

Description: The lab of Ralph Weissleder (https://csb.mgh.harvard.edu/weissleder) in the Center for Systems Biology at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School invites applications for Postdoctoral Research Fellow positions. A position is available in single cell and exosome analysis. Ideal candidates should have a strong academic background, US training and prior publications. The Center has a diverse faculty and offers a lively and supportive environment in which to perform interdisciplinary science.

Responsibilities: We seek creative thinkers who take risks in defining and addressing important problems, and who use quantitative experimental, computational and/or theoretical approaches in their work. Research fellows are encouraged to write their own grants, following the training period, to launch their independent research.

Requirements: A Ph.D., or M.D./Ph.D. and permanent residency is required. To apply, please send your CV, a summary of your most significant research accomplishments (300 words) and the email addresses of three references to: Serena Sullivan Sullivan.Serena@mgh.harvard.edu.

Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Area: Computational cell analysis

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Investigator: Weissleder, Ralph

Date Posted: 2022-10-17

Description: The lab of Ralph Weissleder (https://csb.mgh.harvard.edu/weissleder) in the Center for Systems Biology at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School invites applications for Postdoctoral Research Fellow positions. One position is available in computational single cell analysis, spatial profiling, temporal profiling and modeling. Ideal candidates should have a strong academic background, US training and prior publications. The Center has a diverse faculty and offers a lively and supportive environment in which to perform interdisciplinary science.

Responsibilities: We seek creative thinkers who take risks in defining and addressing important problems, and who use quantitative experimental, computational and/or theoretical approaches in their work. Research fellows are encouraged to write their own grants, following the training period, to launch their independent research.

Requirements: A Ph.D., or M.D./Ph.D. and permanent residency is required. To apply, please send your CV, a summary of your most significant research accomplishments (300 words) and the email addresses of three references to: Serena Sullivan Sullivan.Serena@mgh.harvard.edu.

Position: T32 Postdoctoral fellow

Research Area: Cancer research through innovative systems approaches

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Group: Training Faculty

Date Posted: 2022-10-17

Description: With our current faculty of 34 mentors, enhanced facilities, scope of supported research and past accomplishments, we offer an outstanding research environment for the next generation of clinicians and scientists to be trained in molecular imaging and systems analysis.

Requirements: These positions are restricted to US citizens and/or permanent residents.

Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Area: Cancer Biology

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Investigator: Weissleder, Ralph

Date Posted: 2022-10-17

Description: The Center for Systems Biology (CSB) at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) seeks applications for a T32 postdoctoral fellows interested in cancer biology. We seek outstanding individuals with PhD, MD, or MD-PhD degrees who are US residents. Areas of interest include spatial proteomics, single cell analysis, exosomes, immunology, chemistry, imaging, as well as mathematical and engineering approaches directed toward understanding of tissue organization and disease progression.

Requirements: Interested candidates are invited to submit application materials. Each application must include one PDF file with: i) a cover letter indicating research plan including a statement of impact, ii) a curriculum vitae and iii) three references.

Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Research Area: Biomedical Engineering

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Investigator: Im, Hyungsoon

Date Posted: 2022-10-17

Description: The Im Lab in the Center for Systems Biology at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School seeks highly motivated postdoctoral research scholars to develop next-generation diagnostic technologies for clinical translation. The candidate will work in a highly collaborative laboratory of several postdoc members in engineering, computer science, biology, chemistry, and medicine backgrounds. A preferred candidate has expertise in one or more of the following areas: engineering, biosensing, optics (microscopy), microfluidics, organ-on-a-chip, extracellular vesicles, biology, chemistry, material science, neuroscience, cell biology, or relevant areas.

Responsibilities: The candidate will lead research projects developing new diagnostic technologies and clinical applications.

Requirements: We seek motivated and creative individuals with a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree. To apply, please send your CV, a summary of your most significant research accomplishments, and the email addresses of two references to Hyungsoon Im (im.hyungsoon@mgh.harvard.edu). A minimum commitment of two years is preferred.

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Position: Research Technician

Research Area: Translational Research in Head and Neck Cancer

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Investigator: Pai, Sara

Date Posted: 2022-10-17

Description: The Research Technician will fulfill a crucial role for the head and neck cancer research community and will support a large number of collaborative research projects. Responsibilities will include: collect and process human and murine blood and tissue samples, perform immunohistochemistry/immunofluorescence, assist with troubleshooting protocols , maintain a human tissue bank, maintain a database of clinical trial specimens, perform murine studies, and perform maintenance tasks that facilitate the daily functioning of the laboratory. The Research Technician I will interact with clinical and research staff and patients, collect research specimens from the clinics and operating rooms, process and store biological specimens, maintain records and databases, and support research efforts of the scientists in the laboratory.

Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities: • Consent patients to research protocols • Collect, record, process and store serum, plasma and leukocytes isolated from patient blood samples per standard operating protocols (SOP) • Collect tissue specimens from the operating room and clinic • Record, process and store tissue specimens per SOP • Isolate DNA and RNA from samples • Maintain records/databases • Perform immunohistochemistry and/or immunofluorescence staining • Perform basic staining for flow cytometry • Perform cell culture using sterile technique • Conduct murine work (intraperitoneal, intramuscular, and subcutaneous injections), surgical techniques such as xenografting and vaccinations Secondary responsibilities: • Prepare specimens, DNA, RNA, and cDNA for collaborators • Perform basic research techniques such as PCR, qPCR • Maintain and control lab equipment, including review of equipment calibration sheets. • Monitor inventory levels and proper storage of materials and supplies in accordance with established policies and procedures. • Attend weekly laboratory meetings • Work safely within the lab environment and in performing work duties. • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements: Work collaboratively as a member of a team. Able to perform laboratory experiments and utilize laboratory equipment independently. Attention to detail and has organizational skills. Must be able to work safely and properly use protective equipment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of basic word processing. Is knowledgeable and compliant in all hospital, State and Federal regulatory requirements, including hospital policy and procedures (where applicable to the performance of the job), Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). Bachelor's degree in biological or physical sciences. Experience as attained through education with work in an immunology laboratory preferred. A 2 year commitment is preferred.

Send your application to (please specify position): Serena Sullivan (Sullivan.Serena@mgh.harvard.edu), CSB, Simches Research Center, 185 Cambridge Street, Suite 5.210, Boston, MA 02114