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Current Openings at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute and the Duke Center for HIV/AIDS Vaccine Immunology and Immunogen Discovery (CHAVI-ID)
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employee opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Scientific Program Manager 

The Program Manager will serve as a programmatic lead for a portfolio of federal and foundation grants aimed at vaccine development and will work closely with Principal Investigators in the coordination, evaluation, and management of experiments to achieve scientific milestones.  The position will review scientific progress as it relates to grant expenditures in regards to compliance and spending targets, evaluate variances and make recommendations for adjustments as well as oversee logistical needs of the studies, including sample management, data management, and data compilation.  In addition, the position may manage and oversee animal studies for multiple federal and foundation grants at multiple institutions, ensuring all procedures, reagent / sample acquisition and logistics, and regulatory and compliance documentation requirements are achieved.

Desired candidates should have a Masters or PhD degree in a science related field with a minimum of 3 years of related scientific management experience.

Candidates should apply to requisition# 401001379 on the Duke employment website and send a current cover letter and CV to:

Duke Human Vaccine Institute
Email: dhvicareers@dm.duke.edu
Please reference “PM” in subject line of email

Research Technician II

The Research Technician II duties may include, data analysis, experimental design and method development; gene cloning, sequencing, cryopreservation, PCR, PBMC processing, transfections, and protein purification.  Other immunological assays include Western Blots, ELISA, and tissue culture. Applicants must possess a BA/BS in a physical or biological science with related experience.

Qualified candidates should submit a resume to:

Duke Human Vaccine Institute 
Please reference “RT II” in the subject line of email