GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Research Associate I is responsible for carrying out upstream cell culture process development activities supporting development of media and feed supplements, optimization and scale-up of cell culture processes for the production of monoclonal antibodies and technical transfer to manufacturing. The Associate I will prepare, formulate, and filter cell culture basal media and reagents. Additionally, the Associate I will provide lab coverage during evenings, weekends, and holidays on a rotating basis, as required to support upstream development activities. The incumbent will perform established assays and contribute to the development of new assays.