Conduct translational research using cellular and molecular biology-based approaches in the area of immunobiology. Studies will primarily use human cell culture, small animal models and human tissues. Research findings will lead to the development of published abstracts, peer-reviewed manuscripts, and funded grant applications. This individual will also ensure optimum utilization of laboratory facilities and provide support to the development, implementation, and evaluation of research protocols and to the preparation of grant applications. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required in addition to a highly collegial, team-based work ethic.