Senior Research Associate, Immuno-Oncology

Our Culture

We are an ambitious, growing startup seeking top performers with infectious enthusiasm, passion, and conviction who will be as committed to our core values and mission as we are. Because we're small, the pace is fast and our attitude is hands-on. We juggle a lot and do less with more and we love it. We have an exceptionally bright team brimming with cutting edge ideas and curiosity who thrive on collaboration so be ready to share you knowledge and prepare for continuous learning. The spirit of Abpro is entrepreneurial so you need to be proactive, autonomous, and solution-oriented to keep up. We value our diversity and believe that every individual counts and every idea matters so prepare to speak up and be heard.

Our Values - Accountability, Collaboration, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation

Abpro believes that a healthy company sets the stage, ultimately, for healthy patients. We pride ourselves on our five values and model them in all that we do.

Job Summary

This individual would be joining our Therapeutic Research team and work to support our efforts in developing novel immunotherapies to treat cancer. Working independently with minimal supervision, you would design and perform experiments, organize, and analyze results, and communicate and present findings in team meetings.

Keys to Success

Bachelor's Degree with at least 4 years of relevant lab experience (more experience preferred) OR -

Master's Degree with at least 2 years of relevant lab experience (more experience preferred)

Ability to design, execute, and analyze experiments

Proficient in cell culture aseptic technique

Hands-on expertise in cell function assays, including proliferation, viability and cytokine/chemokine release

Experience with multi-parameter flow cytometry (related to immunology preferred)

Experience in molecular and cellular biology techniques including PCR, Immunofluorescence, and western blot

Preferred: Knowledge in immunology, immuno-oncology, immune cells manipulations and characterization

Successful Candidate's Profile



Strong desire to learn


Strong written and verbal communication skills

Able to effectively communicate results to a diverse cross-functional audience

What's In It For You?

Abpro is growing quickly and opportunity abounds. We offer an environment where you'll be exposed to multiple initiatives at once and have a direct impact on helping to further our mission. Do you want to be part of the solution? Do you want to work with world-class scientists on the leading edge of medical breakthroughs? We are committed to work-life balance and, in addition to sick time, we offer 3 weeks vacation, flexible hours, and a Monthly Time Away From Work program. We also want you to be comfortable so you can concentrate on the science - dress is casual. We're all equals - our floor plan is completely open to promote collaboration and communication and there's a defined growth path for everyone. We offer a comprehensive Total Rewards compensation package including annual bonus, equity, and competitive base salary in addition to medical, dental, vision, LTD, STD, Life, and AD&D.

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