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MD Anderson Cancer Center Flow Cytometry Laboratory Coordinator - Immunology in Houston, Texas

The Immunology department at MD Anderson Cancer Center seeks to determine the fundamental cellular and molecular mechanisms of a wide range of processes by which the body recognizes and eliminates pathogens and use these findings to unleash the patient's own immune system against previously treatment-resistant cancers. Treating the immune system rather than the cancer itself, the therapeutics developed are applicable to many cancers.


Flow Cytometry

  • Manages flow-related inquiries and supervises flow-related assays using both spectral flow cytometer (Aurora) and conventional flow cytometers, and optional mass cytometer (CyTOF).

  • Develops new flow and optional mass cytometry panels (up to 40 colors).

  • Experience with cytometry and graphing software/scripts (e.g., FlowJo and Prism).

  • Responsible for troubleshooting and assisting with experimental designs and protocols.

  • Responsible for implementing quality control, evaluating protocols, and maintaining all flow cytometers and sorters.


  • Stays abreast with the latest technology available in both flow and mass cytometry.

  • Presents and understands flow data at internal meetings.

  • Familiar with evidence-based literature search.


  • Provides training on operation of flow cytometers, as well as data analysis.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Required: Bachelor's degree.


Required: Four years of flow cytometry experience.

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.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 143823

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Soft

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 59,200

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 74,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 88,800

  • Science Jobs: No