Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a genetics research institute located on the North Shore of Long Island, is currently accepting applications for a Research Technician II position.
The Technician will provide assistance to a Principal Investigator and must be able to conduct relatively independent molecular biology research. The successful candidate will provide and record complex analysis and interpretation of experiments results. The technician may also perform limited troubleshooting and calibrating of instruments.
EDUCATION: A Bachelor’s Degree in a scientific discipline is required.
EXPERIENCE: Three to five years’ experience in an academic or a biotechnology research lab setting (excluding college) is required, including molecular biology techniques such as isolation of RNA/DNA, labeling and sorting cells, gene expression analysis, PCR and NGS library preparation/sequencing, and/or the ability to perform tissue culture techniques is preferred. Computer skills and experience with data presentation are desirable.
SKILLS/OTHER: Must have excellent communication skills, solid analytical & organizational ability. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated with the ability to work independently yet interact effectively with other members of the research team. Ideal candidate must be willing to commit 2 – 3 years to the position
We offer a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package.
For immediate consideration, please apply online to the position found here: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/18016
Posting ID: 02889-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
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Internal Number: 02889-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.