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Research Assistant

Research Assistant/Technician

About this Job:
We are looking for a motivated and organized research assistant/technician to provide scientific support to a team of scientists conducting cutting-edge and translational scientific research in hematology and blood disorders. There are opportunities to publish research articles in peer-reviewed journals. The lab is part of the Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute, the research branch of the New York Blood Center. For more information on the lab, please visit:
Responsibilities include:
  • Performing genomic analysis and other molecular bench work
  • Handling human and murine tissues
  • Managing laboratory resources, ordering reagents and other lab supplies
  • Managing mouse colonies, including genotyping
  • Analyzing and interpreting data
To qualify, you must have a Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s Degree preferred) in Biological sciences, Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering or a related field. We are looking for a team player who can work well with others both within the laboratory and beyond. Must have previous hands-on lab experience handling mice. Expertise with cell culture, PCR, flow cytometry, ELISA assays and other molecular biology assays would be desired. Competitive salary.
About New York Blood Center
At New York Blood Center, one of the most comprehensive blood centers in the world, our focus is on cultivating excellence by merging cutting-edge innovation with diligent customer service, groundbreaking research, and comprehensive program and service development. Join us as we work towards meeting and exceeding the growing needs of our diverse communities, further our lifesaving strategic goals in a rapidly changing environment, and expand our impact on the local, national, and global communities we serve.