Associate Scientist

Location: Leiden, South Holland Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Quality Assurance Type: Freelance

Associate Scientist

The viral vaccine group is working on the discovery and early development of vaccines for viral infectious diseases. The working process includes in vitro vaccine discovery, evaluation, and generation, followed by in vivo evaluation of these vaccine candidates in the appropriate animal models for immunogenicity or/and efficacy. The pre-clinical department is responsible for the evaluation of vaccines candidates in animal models.

Project overview
As an associate scientist you will report to one of the scientists within the pre-clinical department. You will perform the serological assays (ELISA and Virus Neutralization Assays) or cellular assays (such as ELISPOT) following Good Research Practices, and report the data to the research scientist.

* start date: asap
* hours per week: 40
* location: Leiden

- HLO/BSc/MSc with some relevant experience in serological assays (ELISA / Virus Neutralization assays) and/or cellular assays (ELISPOT)
- Experience working in a pharma/ biotech is a plus
The candidate is a team player, quality minded, flexible and accurate. Excellent communications skills and pro-active mindset are required for working in a team.

Apply now
Are you the new Associate Scientist? Apply now online or to speak to Michelle Smit via 020 522 15 88 or m.smit[a]