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Job Responsibilities (Required):
Search and synthesize primary scientific literature.
Communicate literature findings in both written and verbal forms to team members.
Analyze variants of epitopes/antigens from pathogens at both genetic and 3D macromolecular level.
Evaluate host molecular response to biological, chemical, and toxin exposure.
Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or applicants who are eligible for security clearances.
Required Qualifications (Required)
Experience summarizing literature or conducting environmental scan/review of literature
Familiarity with molecular processes involved in medical countermeasures mechanisms of action
Ability to identify trends, themes, bottlenecks, or key observations from literature reviews and summarize for technical and non-technical audiences
Preferred Qualifications (Optional):
PhD or MS in molecular biology, microbiology, immunology or related field
Experience with government programs in biodefense and medical countermeasure (small molecules, monoclonal antibodies, and vaccines) development
This requisition requires the candidate to have a minimum of the following clearance(s):
This requisition requires the hired candidate to have or obtain, within one year from the date of hire, the following clearance(s):
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