MD Anderson Cancer Center Research Scientist - Immunology in Houston, Texas

Research Scientist - Immunology

Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at

Research at

VP Science 710388

Requisition #: 113761

The goal of the Immunology department is to perform multidisciplinary research and educational activities in basic and cancer immunology.

The salary range is min $ 51,600 mid $ 64,500 max $ 77,400.

The ideal candidate will have experience analyzing flow cytometry data.

Key Functions:

  • Plans, organizes, coordinates, directs, and participates in scientific research projects.

  • Compiles, writes, and submits reports to superior.

  • Assigns and reviews work of subordinates, determines specific goals or objectives to be attained, evaluates resulting research data, and revises techniques or approaches to work problems.

  • Optimizes and establishes new technologies (analysis software) to be used in the Immunotherapy Platform.

  • Analyzes high order flow cytometry data (17-18 colors) using Flowjo and Mass cytometry data (35-40 colors) using ViSNE and Phenograph

  • Analyzes high order ELSIPOT (3 colors or more), protein/peptide microarrays and results from UV-mediated ligand exchange of peptide-MHC class I complexes.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Required: PhD in one of the natural sciences or related field or Medical degree


Required: With PhD, no experience required. With Medical degree, two years of experience in experimental or scientific work.

Preferred: Experience with analyzing flow cytometry data.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.