Cold Spring Harbor laboratory located on the North Shore of Long Island, is currently accepting applications for a Research Technician II position in molecular biology at our MAPSeq Core Facility in Woodbury.
The successful candidate will participate in basic research and technology development in an exciting project at the intersection of neuroscience and molecular biology. Primary responsibilities involve DNA/RNA manipulation, including DNA/RNA isolation, reverse transcription and PCR. Experience with microscope and high-throughput DNA sequencing technologies will be beneficial. The position requires flexibility, creativity, excellent organizational skills, the ability to troubleshoot and work independently and a strong work ethic. The successful candidate will work as part of a larger team and should have good communication skills. Interest in neuroscience is suggested.
Due to the amount of training required for this position the ideal candidate should be able to commit for a minimum of two years.
We offer a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package.
For immediate consideration, please apply online to the position found here: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17768
Posting ID: 02844-R
Founded in 1890, CSHL has helped shape contemporary biomedical research and education with today’s research endeavors encompassing cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. CSHL is a private, not-for-profit institution in New York and has been home to eight Nobel Prize winners. Today, CSHL’s multidisciplinary scientific community is bolstered by more than 600 researchers and its Scientific Meetings & Courses Program, which hosts more than 9,000 scientists from around the world each year on its campus.
For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu
CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Education & Experience: A Bachelor’s degree in molecular biology or related discipline as well as 1-3 years of non classroom related molecular biology experience is required for this position and an MS degree in molecular biology or related discipline is preferred and may be considered in lieu of work experience.
Skills: The ideal candidate should have strong analytical and organizational skills as well as high attention to detail and an interest in neuroscience.
Internal Number: 02844-R
Since 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has been a global leader in research and education. The international scientific community at CSHL provides a unique and stimulating atmosphere for doctoral research?an environment where students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty work side-by-side. The Watson School of Biological Sciences (WSBS) was founded on the belief that with well thought-out mechanisms, enthusiastic involvement of faculty, and highly motivated students, an innovative curriculum could be provided that would allow students to earn a doctoral degree in a shorter time than in traditional programs without compromising the quality of their training. The curriculum is designed to train students to become scholars and independent thinkers.