Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Advertised Summary Job Description: Research lab at the Columbia University Medical Center is seeking a highly motivated and energetic technician. The research involves the study of T cells as they relate to tumor immunity and human autoimmune diseases. The Technician will perform experiments and analyze data related to ongoing projects in the laboratory and support overall maintenance of the lab. Performs additional related duties as assigned.
General Minimum Qualifications: Two years of college or a completed A.A. program with an emphasis in chemistry, biology or physics or the equivalent in education, training and experience.
The candidate selected for this position is required to undergo a drug screening test prior to a final offer of employment being made.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications:
Preferred Qualifications: Familiarity with immunology and/or molecular biology. Experience handling mice, tissue harvesting for histology and primary culture, flow cytometry and computational skills.
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 126_169846
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