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by Banta, Jason A. last modified Mar 31, 2014 02:03 PM

Research and clinical positions currently open at the Institute for Cellular Therapeutics

To apply for a position listed below, please visit the UofL HR website and search for the relevant Job ID number (you must register for an account before you will be allowed to submit an application).

Job ID:  30438
Location:  Inst for Cellular Theraphy

Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Louisville is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with Disabilities Employer, committed to community engagement and diversity, and in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad variety of candidates.
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in a related field and six years of related experience. Additional experience may be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the educational requirements. The university offers market competitive salary and benefits. Grade EF.
Position Description
Individual will manage the day-to-day general operational and maintenance activities of the cell imaging facility within the Institute for Cellular Therapeutics. Along with the unit Director, the candidate will establish policies specific for the unit, follow new and established protocols, and interpret data. Individual is responsible for conducting highly sophisticated cell sorting and analysis of research samples for all faculty programs using Vantage and FACS Aria cell sorters, FACSCalibur and LSR II Flow cytometry instrumentation, and conducting cell imaging (BD Pathway, Confocal and Fluorescence Microscopes) training and assays. Candidate performs pilot studies and provides recommendations to research members for experimental design (including Pheno Panel). Authors standard operating procedures, complies with all regulatory agencies (federal, instructional, departmental), ensures fiscal management of the unit, and ensures all members are appropriately trained. This position will be responsible for the calibration, quality control and quality assurance of all equipment in the flow cytometry unit. Position requires off-hour work and overtime. Position will run until filled.

Job ID: 30176
Location: Inst for Cellular Therapy


Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Louisville is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with
Disabilities Employer, committed to diversity and in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad
variety of candidates.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in a related field of Science and two years of related laboratory experience.
Required registration where appropriate may be substituted for one year of related experience.
Additional experience may be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the educational
requirements. The university offers market competitive salary and benefits. Grade ED.

Position Description
Applicant will participant in the processing of bone marrow to include magnetic cell separation,
cryopreservation, quality control analysis and data reporting for application in clinical phase I, II
and III trials. Performs Research & Development studies designed to improve the bone marrow
processing techniques, and compiles and presents data. This position will provide technical
support for the conduct of complex immunological techniques (isolation of lymphoctyes, flow
cytometric staining and analysis, cell counts, colony forming assays, multilineage analysis,
endotoxin testing and viability assays) for all clinical trials conducted or sponsored by the
Institute for Cellular Therapeutics. Applicant will also be responsible for the daily monitoring of
the Clinical rooms (temperature checks on equipment, particle counts, remote alarm testing,
equipment calibration, cleaning of room and surgical insturments. Additional responsibilities
include preparation of standard operating procedures, quality control of research reagents,
ordering, and organization of the supplies and antibody inventory. Requires advanced
knowledge of laboratory techniques to include cell culture, flow cytometry and cell sorting,
immunology techniques. Position will require on call schedule and occasional work at off hours
(ie. over night).

Job ID: 30124
Location: Inst for Cellular Theraphy


Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Louisville is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with
Disabilities Employer, committed to diversity and in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad
variety of candidates.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Medical Technology, Nursing or a related field and two years of
related experience. Additional experience may be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the
educational requirements. The university offers market competitive salary and benefits. Grade
ED.

Position Description
This position requires developing micro vascular technique such as composite tissue
transplantation, skin and solid organ transplant procedures. Conducts immunologic assays and
procedures requiring familiarity with sterile tissue culture techniques. Performs cellular
immunology procedures to include the isolation of tissues (spleen, lymph node, bone marrow),
preparation of bone marrow chimeras, tissue immunohistochemistry, and flow cytometric
analysis of research samples. Requires familiarity with basic laboratory techniques, such as
preparing cell growth media, sorting media and preparation of samples for flow cytometry.
Processes bone marrow and/or islets for use in clinical transplantation under FDA approved
clinical trials.
Position requires on-call duty, off-hour work and overtime. Responsible for maintaining
adequate inventory supplies and ensuring that all supplies are available before use. Performs
core laboratory responsibilities, such as playing a vital role in preparation of standard operating
protocols, Institutional Animal Care and Use documentation and compliance.
Position requires knowledge of safety standards and regulations and the ability to follow safety
standards and procedures when working with hazardous materials and equipment. Position is
also responsible for the Department Safety program.
Assists with research budget and in training of other lab personnel in immunologic/molecular
techniques. Position will run until filled.

Job ID: 30125
Location: Inst for Cellular Theraphy


Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Louisville is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with
Disabilities Employer, committed to diversity and in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad
variety of candidates.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Medical Technology, Nursing or a related field and two years of
related experience. Additional experience may be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the
educational requirements. The university offers market competitive salary and benefits. Grade
ED.

Position Description
This position will provide technical support to conduct complex immunological techniques,
including mixed lymphocyte reactions, isolation of tissues (such as splenocytes, bone marrow and PBL),
performing preparation of bone marrow chimeras, testing bone marrow transplanted animals
for multilineage chimerism, colony forming assays, tissue immunohistochemistry, and flow
cytometric analysis of research samples. Requires familiarity with antibody preparations and
titration, basic laboratory techniques, and operates FACScalibur, LSR II, and confocal
microscope. Utilizing micro vascular technique performs complex procedures, including
composite tissue transplantation.
Applicant will also participant in the processing of stem cells (isolation, analysis and
cryopreservation of cells from pancreas and bone marrow) for application in clinical trials.
Assists with maintenance of regulatory requirements to conduct the research study;
establishes and maintains data files, ensures completion of all Institutional Animal Care/
Biosafety and Use documentation and compliance - responsible for the administrative
management of the Research Animal Core Facilities within the unit.
Adheres to all safety standards, ensures procedures are maintained for the use of controlled
substances. Contributes to cost control methods through the proper ordering, review, and
analysis of supply/equipment costs through various external sources.
Additional responsibilities include preparation of standard operating procedures, quality control
of research reagents, ordering, and organization of the antibody and ordered reagents
inventory.
Requires advanced knowledge of laboratory techniques (cell culture, flow cytometry and cell
sorting, immunology techniques). Position may require overtime and on-call schedule. Position
will run until filled.

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