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The American Red Cross has an opening for a Scientist III in their central R&D facility in Rockville, MD. The laboratory investigates methods of preparation and storage of blood components and their in vitro safety and quality. Scientists in the department collaborate with Biomedical services headquarters staff in providing operational support to the Red Cross Blood Services regions by designing, developing, testing and assessing new technologies and equipment. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. with experience in platelet and/or red cell biology. The candidate will be responsible for independently conceiving and designing a variety of developmental research projects and successfully obtaining external and/or internal funding. Flow cytometry, supervisory, and industrial experience is desirable.
Independently conceives and designs research or development projects, and is successful in obtaining their support through funding from external agencies or through internal review. 2. Establish a record of successful research or development so that long term support is obtained and there is national and international recognition of the accomplishments. 3. Publish manuscripts reporting on experimental studies and reviews related to the area of scientific expertise. 4. Provide technical and scientific training and professional development opportunities to technicians, graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows. 5. Typically has unit-specific responsibilities with the scope of the job.
Education: PhD required Experience: Experience in platelet and/or red cell biology
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Experience: Experience in platelet and/or red cell biology
Internal Number: 26816
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