August 2020

Postdoctoral Research Scientist in the Distel Lab at Northeastern University’s Marine Science Center

Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Employer: Distel Lab at Northeastern University’s Marine Science Center

Minimum Qualifications: A PhD or equivalent in microbiology, bacterial molecular biology or a related biological discipline is required. Candidates must be able to undertake substantial full-time research and scholarship under the supervision of a senior scholar and must be knowledgeable in one or more of the following disciplines: molecular biology, genomics, bioinformatics, microbiology...

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Fellow at the Forsyth Institute

Job Title: Forsyth Fellow

Employer: The Forsyth Institute

Minimum Qualifications: Participants must have a research degree (e.g., PhD or equivalent). Applicants must be within the first 18 months of completion of the graduate work at the time of starting the fellowship. The candidates must be committed to developing into independent investigators in research areas relevant to the mission of the Forsyth Institute. 

Description: ...

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Microbiology, Research Scientist at Pareto Bio

Job Title: Microbiology, Research Scientist

Employer: Pareto Bio

Minimum Qualifications:

  • PhD, preferably with postdoc and/or industrial experience, in anaerobic microbiology. Experience working with gut-origin anaerobes preferred.
  • Broad experience in multiple aspects of microbiology research with demonstrated skills in laboratory techniques including anaerobic bacteriology, fermentation techniques, bacterial genetics, molecular biology techniques such as DNA/RNA...
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Scientist, Computational Biology (Host-Microbe Multi'omics) at Empress Therapeutics (Flagship Pioneering) 

Job Title: Scientist, Computational Biology (Host-Microbe Multi'omics)

Employer: Empress Therapeutics (Flagship Pioneering) 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Ph.D. in Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Systems Biology, or a related field with 3+ years of post-graduate experience, or MS degree and an exceptional record of achievement
  • Proficiency in Python or R, Unix command-line environment
  • Experience in genomics and bioinformatics (microbial genomics, metagenomics,...
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Scientist/Sr. Scientist, Immunology at Empress Therapeutics (Flagship Pioneering)

Job Title: Scientist/Sr. Scientist, Immunology

Employer: Empress Therapeutics (Flagship Pioneering)

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Ph.D. with 3+ years of relevant industrial experience in Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biological Engineering, or related field.
  • Experience with primary human cell culture, cell-based biological assay development for MOA studies.
  • Experience with diverse molecular and cell biology techniques, including ELISA,...
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Scientist, Synthetic Biology at Empress Therapeutics (Flagship Pioneering)

Job Title: Scientist, Synthetic Biology

Employer: Empress Therapeutics (Flagship Pioneering)

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Ph.D. focusing on Synthetic Biology, Natural Product Chemistry, Biosynthesis, Enzymology, Biological Engineering, or related field.
  • Experience with plasmid design and organism engineering techniques.
  • Experience with diverse molecular biology, analytical chemistry, and microbiology techniques, including western blot, PCR, anaerobic...
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Research Technician at Massachusetts General Hospital

Job Title: Research Technician

Employer: Massachusetts General Hospital (Dr. Bobby Cherayil, cherayil@helix.mgh.harvard.edu)

Minimum Qualifications: Undergraduate degree in biology or related subject

Description: The technician will work under Dr. Cherayil’s supervision to characterize the effects of a Salmonella gene on interactions with intestinal epithelial cells. The experiments involve...

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Project Research Technician at Massachusetts Host-Microbiome Center, BWH/HMS

Job Title: Project Research Technician 

Employer: Massachusetts Host-Microbiome Center, BWH/HMS

Minimum Qualifications: BS or BA in a biomedical or quantitative science

Description: The Massachusetts Host-Microbiome Center supports basic-science, pre-clinical and human studies defining how our colonizing microbes affect health and disease. The project technical position supports the research programs in the MHMC and works directly with Center faculty, fellows and...

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Computational Biologist at Finch Therapeutics

Job Title: Computational Biologist

Employer: Finch Therapeutics

Minimum Qualifications: PhD in computational biology or related field

Description: As a member of our Data Science team, your mission is to develop tools and intuition to predict successful microbial therapies. You will design experiments (computational, bench, animal, and clinical) and extract mechanistic understanding from...

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