Scientist, Immunology at Magenta Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA, US
Scientist, Immunology
The successful candidate will be an integral member of a team developing novel therapeutics to transform hematopoietic stem cell transplantation science. This challenging opportunity requires in depth knowledge of auto-immunity, T cell biology and graft vs host disease. The position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team. The ideal candidate will be creative, rigorous, goal oriented and prepared to be immersed in a fast-paced and innovative environment that offers the opportunity to work and publish.
Ph.D. with a strong background in immunology, hematology or similar field.
Extensive experience with in vitro models of auto-immunity and graft vs host.
Knowledge of mouse and human hematopoiesis, including hematopoietic stem cell differentiation, is highly desirable.
Hands on experience analyzing complex immunophenotypes.
Understandng of current research in T cell depletion and Selective depletion of alloreactive T cells.
Expertise in using FACS analysis to interrogate blood lineage populations using cell surface markers is required.
Experience using in vivo models of auto-immunity required.
A strong track record of success as demonstrated by high impact publications and project leadership is highly preferred.
We offer competitive compensation along with a comprehensive benefits package. To apply, please submit your resume.