Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory located on the North Shore of Long Island, is currently accepting applications for a Research Technician position in the Wigler lab.
The Technician will provide assistance to a Principal Investigator and must be able to execute non-routine and complex experiments with minimal supervision. It is likely that the excellent candidate will work on the further development and applications of BAG-seq (an advanced single-cell DNA and RNA analysis technique developed by Wigler lab.) Strong organizational skills with meticulous attention to detail is required along with the requisite skill set for high-level molecular biology research. The successful candidate will collect, record and assist in analysis and interpretation of data. The technician may also perform limited troubleshooting and carry out basic maintenance and QC of laboratory equipment.
EDUCATION: A Bachelor’s Degree in a scientific discipline is required.
EXPERIENCE: Research experience in a relative field and excellent fresh graduates are welcome to apply. Experience with molecular biology techniques such as PCR, isolation of RNA/DNA, labeling and sorting, and NGS library preparation/sequencing and adequate organic chemistry or biochemistry knowledge is preferred. Computer skills and experience with data presentation are desirable.
SKILLS/OTHER: Must have excellent communication skills, solid analytical & organizational ability and good penmanship. Strong skills in data collection and laboratory record keeping are essential. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated with the ability to work independently and interact effectively with other members of the research team.
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
For immediate consideration, please apply for this position online at: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17832
Position Number: 02857-R
For more information about CSHL, please visit us at https://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.
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Internal Number: 02857
About Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
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.