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The Human Immune Monitoring Center (HIMC) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is expanding and have an immediate opening for a technician to work on clinical trials sample management, processing and state-of-the-art cellular and proteomic profiling assays across a diverse range of research areas.
The Associate Researcher I is a laboratory research position, responsible for independent conduct of routine and standardized experiments. This individual assists in the interpretation of research outcomes, performs assays to support research studies, and assists in the clerical and supply aspects of the laboratory environment.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Conducts routine and standardized experiments using advanced research techniques specific to subject matter of the research project.
- Analyzes and assists in interpreting moderately complex results.
- Analyzes and assists in interpreting laboratory results.
- Performs assays to support research studies.
- Maintains laboratory environment and assists in the upkeep of appropriate inventory; may include ordering of supplies.
- Logs and tests samples; prepares and submits laboratory materials and specimens for shipment.
- Assists in new and unexpected research experiments and techniques.
- Assists in the collection, analysis and review of experimental data for publication and presentation.
- Performs other related duties.
- Bachelor’s or Master's degree in science with an emphasis on cellular biology and basic knowledge general molecular/cell biology lab techniques and biospecimen processing for the downstream fit-for-purpose platform such as ELISPOT and flow cytomery or related field
- 1-2 years of research/laboratory experience with biospecimen processing would be ideal but not required. Full platform-specific training on all the biological assay platform will be provided
- Appropriate verbal, written and interpersonal skills
- Organizational, problem solving and analytical skills
- Acute attention to detail, strong time management skills
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