ImmunityBio (formerly NantCell) develops novel combinations of chemo-immune sensitizers, cell therapies, cytokines, vaccines, neoepitopes, and monoclonal antibody immunotherapies to orchestrate the NK and T Cell response for cancer and infectious diseases.
Research Scientist - (Tumor Immunologist)
We are seeking a creative and analytical biologist with a proven track record of applying cutting edge cellular and immunological methods useful in assessing cancer immunotherapy approaches. The ideal candidate will be a lab-based Scientist and will work with a small group of skilled technical support staff to carry out experimental programs in immunology and immuno-oncology. The candidate must have exceptional verbal and written communication skills and a proven track record of achievement in cell biology. This position will provide excellent exposure to the drug discovery and development process in a highly supported, dynamic, and idea-rich environment.
Design in vitro assays to evaluate immuno-oncology target mechanism-of-action and discover preclinical development candidates
Process and maintain an inventory of clinical specimens for immunology-based evaluation.
Execute cell-based assays for immunological evaluation of clinical specimens.
Provide scientific guidance to the immuno-oncology pipeline.
Prepare and present materials for scientific, business, and external meetings.
Contribute to patent application filings.
Author publications and contributes to regulatory document research report generation.
Ph.D. in immunology or related discipline.
Demonstrated success and technical proficiency in primary cell-based assays.