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At St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, we know what can be achieved when the brightest scientific minds face the fewest barriers. That’s why we provide world-class facilities, state-of-the-art technologies, and extraordinary support for your research to ensure scientific progress is never halted from a lack of resources. At St. Jude, you will be part of a collaborative, bench-to-bedside environment where you can see, firsthand, how your science translates into survival for the children we serve.
Our world-renowned Developmental Neurobiology department has an exciting employment opportunity for a highly motivated Scientist who has a strong background and interest in mechanisms of brain development, neurodevelopmental disorders, or brain tumors to join the lab of Dr.Young-Goo Han.
Recently, we revealed a key pathway that expands neural stem/progenitor cells and promotes the expansion and folding of the neocortex, the center for superior human cognitive abilities, and are now studying underlying molecular and cellular mechanisms and how alterations in such mechanisms lead to neurodevelopmental disorders and brain tumors.
Our lab is highly collaborative and uses diverse complementary approaches including genetically modified animals, pluripotent stem cell culture, brain organoids, genome editing, high resolution imaging, single-cell sequencing, spatial transcriptomics, proteomics, and in utero surgeries. The successful candidates will have strong experience in molecular, biochemical, cellular, and histological analyses of cell culture and animal models.
At St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, talented faculty and staff work together and with colleagues worldwide-to advance the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other catastrophic diseases.
St. Jude is anticipating hiring a Scientist or Senior Scientist in the summer months. We are seeking outstanding, highly motivated, and creative candidates for scientist roles in the new Therapeutic Genome Engineering (TGEn) group that is part of a multidisciplinary team of scientists and clinical researchers to help advance genome editing strategies to treat sickle cell disease to a Phase 1 clinical trial. Our ongoing therapeutic pipeline is fueled by internal scientific discoveries academic collaborations. Come join TGEn to enGENEer concepts to cures.
You will have the opportunity to work with a talented interdisciplinary team of scientists to develop a cellular therapy with the goal of treating patients here at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and worldwide. The ideal candidate will have a combination of experience with genome editing and human hematopoietic stem cells.
You will have the opportunity to learn about and support new exciting projects such as:
- Development and optimization of pre-clinical genome editing strategies to treat hemoglobinopathies and other hematological diseases.
- Process development and IND-enabling studies (Pharm/Tox)
Apply today! A cover letter is highly recommended.
The Center for Translational Immunology and Immunotherapy, a collaborative effort between the Departments of Immunology and Bone Marrow Transplantation & Cellular Therapy (BMTCT), has recently launched, with a focus on immune monitoring of new clinical trials, efforts to define and exploit productive anti-tumor immune responses, and characterization of immune competence during standard and experimental cancer treatments.
We are seeking a Scientist to join this exciting multidisciplinary effort. As a member of the Thomas Lab, under the supervision of Dr. Jeremy Chase Crawford, your research will support our comprehensive efforts to study anti-tumor immunity and develop novel, immune-based treatments while collaborating with scientists, clinicians, and bioinformaticians across the institution.
In addition to applying cutting-edge techniques (like single-cell and spatial transcriptomics) to patient samples, you will have opportunities to help develop novel molecular and cellular approaches, pushing the boundaries of current laboratory capabilities.
The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and detail-oriented with an interest in immunology and immunotherapy, and have excellent laboratory, data curation, and critical thinking skills.
Experience with flow cytometry, PCR, NGS library preparation, molecular cloning, and cell culture is preferred. Experience with single-cell genomics and/or spatial transcriptomics is beneficial but not required. Excellent communication and organization skills are required, as you will play a major role in coordinating research efforts among various labs within the institution. In addition, the ability to work as a team player and collaborate effectively is essential for this position.
A Scientist or Lead Researcher position is currently available in the laboratory of Dr. Paul Northcott (https://www.stjude.org/research/labs/northcott-lab.html) in the Department of Developmental Neurobiology, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN. The Northcott lab is internationally recognized for making seminal contributions to the understanding of the genomics and developmental biology of childhood brain tumors. We seek accomplished, self-motivated, efficient, and meticulously organized scientists with a strong background in primary sample processing for cutting edge next-generation sequencing, including single-cell/nuclei and liquid biopsy analyses.
Candidates should be able to perform and coordinate a wide range of laboratory research procedures and conduct complex support tasks and projects determined by our current research. Duties will include molecular, cellular, and biochemical analyses using methods such as single-cell/nuclei sequencing, ATAC-seq, ChIP-seq, CUT&RUN, and sample processing for translational genomic studies. Prior experience with primary tissue handling and FACS analysis are highly desirable. The position will involve interaction with other staff scientists, bioinformaticians, and trainees on large, multidisciplinary projects and presentation of scientific findings during regular working group meetings. Candidates should be able to communicate effectively and work both independently and as part of a team.
Experience with handling and processing of primary tissues for DNA, RNA, and protein extractions, single-cell/nuclei sequencing, ATAC-seq, ChIP-seq, CUT&RUN, library preparation/QC analysis, and cell sorting by FACS is strongly preferred. Candidates with excellent communication and organizational skills are encouraged to apply.
The HVC Refrigeration Mechanic maintains, modifies, troubleshoots, repairs, adjusts, and operates clinical, laboratory, research, and food grade storage refrigerators, freezers, ice machines, and controlled environmental rooms (CER)s as well as packaged air conditioning, fan coil units, and dehumidifiers. In this role, you will use hand and power tools to repair and/or fabricate items by sketches, diagrams, or manufacture specification to restore equipment to operation. The technician must provide rapid, friendly, and quality customer service to our patients, their families, scientists, staff, and visitors. Performs other related duties as assigned, or directed, in order to meet the goals and objectives of the department and the institution.
Shift: 2:30pm – 11:00pm (2nd Shift) Tuesday-Saturday or Sunday-Thursday
At St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, every employee is vital to the mission of finding cures and saving children. As an integral member of Biomedical Communications, you will join a collaborative team of visual media developers in photography, videography, and graphic design, serving a scientific and medical community of more than 5,000 faculty and staff across 150 departments.
Our work encompasses a wide array of internal and external visual media projects including medical illustrations, scientific graphics, patient education animations, social media assets, architectural renderings, and employee communications.
Our Graphic Designers have a passion for the visual arts with strong creative abilities. We are a team of skilled communicators, working with colleagues throughout the institution to deliver audience-appropriate messaging on complex scientific and medical concepts. We are innovative and resourceful, leveraging our skills and resources to meet the diverse design needs of St. Jude whether it’s to communicate scientific discoveries, provide employee information, or help a family better understand their treatment.
All candidates are required to submit a portfolio.
Cleans various soft and hard surface floors by using electrical and battery powered equipment. Maintains high standards of cleanliness, sanitation and freedom from hazards and infections. Complies with established personal protective equipment requirements necessary for protection against exposure to blood and other potentially infectious body fluids, chemical disinfecting, radiation, asbestos, and other hazardous substances.
The Executive Assistant will handle confidential information with maturity and discretion. He/She must have excellent communication and organizational skills, and the ability to prioritize and manage multiple activities with conscientious attention to detail. He/She will be responsible for assisting with planning, organizing, coordinating and implementing administrative functions and special projects within the Offices of Campus Operations. He/She will serves as a liaison between executive staff, managers, physicians, Board of Trustees and the general community that calls the Office of Campus Operations. If you are excited about this role, we look forward to reviewing your application.
Why St. Jude?Precision therapies. Better vaccines. Healthier, happier survivors. We dream big, and build our research programs to match. The engine of discovery at St. Jude is powered by some of the most reputable minds in science and medicine, equipped with world-class resources and driven by the shared mission of advancing cures. We understand that fundamental science builds the foundation for clinical impact. We are committed to supporting hypothesis-driven and exploratory research that asks daring questions to drive innovation.To support this pursuit, we need a Director of Neuropsychology Research Operations to lead our team. For more on what's happening in neuropsychology and at St. Jude, please watch this lecture by our very own Kevin Krull, PhD, Faculty Member in Epidemiology & Cancer Control.
The Staff Pharmacist is primarily responsible for all drug distribution and control activities from the assigned pharmacy area. Evaluates, processes, and monitors physician orders for patient medications and other pharmaceutical supplies, serves as a reliable source of drug information, and maintains computer records and patient profiles. Assists in drug inventory maintenance, assists in quality improvement activities and directs Pharmacy Technicians in their daily activities. This position will run through December 31, 2022
We are seeking a motivated scientist for assay development with special emphasis on flow cytometry and molecular diagnostic laboratory skills. In this role you will provide technical support for global development projects, including flow cytometry panel design, implementation and cross-validation experiments. The selected candidate will be able to develop adapted standard operating procedures for limited resource pathology labs. Experience with molecular diagnostics, including tissue storage, DNA/RNA extraction, library creation preferred. The successful candidate would also be able to provide assistance on small “proof of concept” projects to help decrease major diagnostic discrepancies, increase quality of FFPE samples, and develop low cost tools to aid in diagnosis. Travel required. Foreign language skills preferred.
At St. Jude Children's Research Hospital no one pays for treatment beyond what is covered by insurance and those without insurance are never asked to pay. The nurses in the Utilization Review department ascertain insurance coverage and by providing clinical information they attempt to obtain reimbursement from third party payors when benefits are available. This assists St. Jude Children's Research Hospital to continue its mission to care for children with catastrophic diseases and to continue research to find cures and improve treatments for children worldwide.
Dr. Tuomanen is seeking a highly motivated Researcher to join her team in the Department of Infectious Diseases at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Preferred candidates will have a general understanding of sterile culture techniques, microscopy and performing biological assays with bacteria. Strong candidates should have some experience with molecular microbiology or protein purification. The candidate will be expected to maintain an organized lab notebook, understand and implement experimental design as well as present results on a weekly basis. The successful candidate will work in close collaboration with the postdoc in the lab on a project related to bacterial responses to antibiotics. Experience in microbiology is highly preferred.
The Media Relations Strategist works to advance the mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. This includes maintaining and enhancing the reputation of the extraordinary research and outstanding patient care at St. Jude through creative and strategic earned, owned and paid media about the hospital’s mission, thought leadership, programs, initiatives, and priorities. The Media Relations Strategist develops and implements proactive media efforts promoting St. Jude research, special projects, awards, achievements and select events. The position also assists in the development of editorial calendars and strategies to enhance the hospital’s reputation regionally, nationally, and internationally.
The Media Relations Strategist interacts with reporters developing and producing news and feature coverage about St. Jude employees, patients, initiatives, and events. At the same time, the Media Relations Strategist works to cultivate and maintain excellent relationships with reporters, editors, and key news personnel at print, online and broadcast media. The Strategist responds to media requests for information or expert commentary in accordance with the messaging and strategies developed by the Director of Media Relations and the Vice President of Strategic Communication, Education and Outreach.
The ideal candidate has excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as exceptional critical listening and thinking skills. The Strategist must collaborate well with other team members, deftly manage stakeholder expectations, and meet key deliverables. Candidates must be knowledgeable of AP Style and should be prepared to work some evenings and weekends for occasional events or high need situations.
The position is on site and reports to the Director of Media Relations
The Lead Researcher in Vector Production at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital provides technical skills and expertise for vector production. Performs, evaluates and reports test results as outlined in the laboratory’s standard operating procedures. Actively contributes to the efficient and consistent operations within the St. Jude Vector Production and Development Laboratory. Ensures that Quality Control procedures are performed. Develops or assists in revising standard operating procedures as needed. Performs vector production and participates in troubleshooting as needed. Performs all procedures in compliance with current St. Jude policies. Demonstrates consistent ownership and accountability for all activities.
The successful candidate will be experienced in Molecular Biology techniques and tissue culture, the ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels within an organization, and have a high attention to detail.
Under the general supervision of the maintenance supervisor assist in achieving departmental goals, using hand and power tool to fabricate items by sketches diagrams or manufacture specification.
As a Clinical Research Associate II in the pharmacokinetic (PK) study lab, you are responsible for communicating with collaborating sites to manage shipment of supplies, collection of samples, and obtaining all necessary clinical information. Acting as a study coordinator, you ensure the mandatory PK studies in the brain tumor program are both implemented and performed correctly. The studies are not only growing in complexity, but also they are growing by adding new participating sites. Primary responsibilities include:
- Communicating with study team members about scheduling PK study appointments in the clinic
- Accessioning samples from the clinical lab
- Gathering necessary information about samples and entering data into relevant databases
- Providing data reports to CRO, study sponsors and/or principle investigators
- Develop and monitor PK data collection forms and related documents
Take the first step to join our team by applying now!
The Epic Applications Manager of Inpatient provides an additional level of coordination and communication, overseeing implementation for an application, application area, or specialized teams such as training or research. Manages and mentors Epic team members within the dedicated Project Team. Works collaboratively with clinical system users. Leads, supervises and assigns Epic team members tasks to promote the daily support of the Epic implementation and collaborates with leadership on overall project implementation. Will provide oversight over the Epic suite of inpatient applications including ClinDoc, Orders, OpTime, and Anesthesia.
The Clinical Research Associate II operates independently with limited supervision. This position also performs data abstraction, collection, and entry to support clinical research and prepares submission for all reportable events. The selected candidate develops, maintains, and/or monitors case report forms and ensures compliance with prescribed interventions and evaluations of the assigned protocol(s). Provision of data to the collaborating research organization or study sponsor and preparation of complex data reports as well as serving as a mentor and preceptor to staff are also key responsibilities. You will learn from some of the best clinicians in the world as part of the Cancer Center Administration clinical research team. The person in this position will also be expected to work with St. Jude sponsored and industry sponsored studies as needed. You will be opening and managing multiple studies while interfacing with a variety of departments. Take the first step to join our team by applying now!
At St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, we strive for continuous excellence in all areas including the quality and service in the Kay Kafe. We are anticpatingthe need for full time or part time Catering Coordinators. The incumbent will be responsible to:
- Coordinate and schedule all catering functions.
- Work with patient room services to help prepare and deliver patient meals.
- Maintain equipment inventory, requisitions supplies and staff.
- Assists with billing.
An ideal candidate places customers first and enjoys staying constantly busy and moving throughout the large campus to support all catering needs.
A consistent schedule will be available; however, you may be required to work varied days and/or hours for special events.
Positions start at least at $17.00/hr and benefits start on your first day for full time and some part time positions.