The Research Associate will be working on the projects supported by the NCI Cancer Nanotechnology Platform Partnerships (CNPP) Program of “RNA Nanotechnology in Cancer Therapy”. The Research Associate will report directly to the PI of the CNPP. Major responsibilities include designing and performing research experiments, analyzing experimental data, preparing scientific publications. The Research Associate is expected to assist in preparation of grant proposals and progress reports, as well as to develop new projects and apply for funding support. This individual will also be responsible for training graduate students and assisting them with experiments and troubleshooting analysis.