The Rockefeller University seeks a Research Assistant to join Molecular Vertebrate Embryology. The Research Assistant will work as part of a team focused on human embryonic stem cell research on a variety of projects. Responsibilities include stem cell culturing, cloning, employing molecular biology techniques, microscopy imaging, and data analysis.
Bachelor's degree in science required; educational emphasis in biology or biochemistry preferred. Must have outstanding organizational skills and the ability to prioritize work in order to carry out complex experiments with attention to detail. Must demonstrate accuracy in record keeping, the ability to organize, and analyze and calculate data. Must possess excellent verbal, written, and electronic communication skills, as well as the ability to interact effectively in a collaborative work environment. Must be amenable to work changing work schedules that prioritize experiments and occasionally include weekend hours.
We offer an excellent benefits package, tuition reimbursement and a competitive salary. The Rockefeller University is located on Manhattan's Upper East Side, on a 15-acre campus, along the East River (www.rockefeller.edu/views.php).
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans.
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Internal Number: IRC22666
About The Rockefeller University
The Rockefeller University is a world-renowned center for research and graduate education in the biomedical sciences, chemistry, bioinformatics and physics. The university's 72 laboratories conduct both clinical and basic research and study a diverse range of biological and biomedical problems with the mission of improving the understanding of life for the benefit of humanity.