RESEARCH FELLOW – MOLECULAR ONCOLOGY SCIENCE FOUNDATION IRELAND (SFI) FELLOWSHIP - BD MEDICAL, Limerick, Ireland
BD is seeking a creative and motivated Post-Doctoral Research Fellow to join our Genomic Sciences R&D team.
Based at the BD Research Centre Ireland in Limerick, you will work as part of the Oncology-Circulating Tumor Cell multi-disciplinary team, who are responsible for conducting and managing daily experiments involving the isolation and characterization of clinically relevant circulating tumor cells using an acoustic microfluidics cell enrichment device in combination with a FACS index sorter.
Conduct ex vivo testing of circulating tumor cells through molecular index profiling via BD’s Unique Molecular Indexing (UMI) technology Have a broad understanding of flow cytometry and cell sorting Ideally have familiarity with microfluidic platforms and workflows
Ph.D. in Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, or related discipline Broad experience in cell and molecular biology Experience in flow cytometry and cell sorting, including single cell studies Experience in genomics and ideally includes Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) and gene expression analysis Experience in NGS library construction and quality assessment for RNA workflows Experience with data analysis and interpretation using bioinformatics tools and statistical methods, especially as applied to single cell genomics