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Dept Name- Tisch Cancer Institute – Division of Hematology/Oncology REQ # 2578550
Job Title: Research Laboratory Manager
A Research Laboratory Manager is available for a highly motivated individual with strong leadership, organizational, and bench skills. Strong training in biochemistry, bioinformatics, immunology, molecular and cell biology required. The successful candidate will participate in studies on the function of circadian rhythm genes and immune-related (inflammation) genes induced by steroid hormones in hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells at steady-state and under conditions of stress. We are interested in studying these pathways and target genes in mouse and human models. Experimental approaches include classical cell and molecular biology techniques, flow cytometry, fluorescence/confocal microscopy, small interfering RNA technologies, analysis of RNAseq data, chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP), genetic manipulation of mice, stem and progenitor cell culture, and transplantation into mice.
Position involves laboratory research, with some management responsibilities. Will play key role in management of mouse colony and will assist with and possibly lead research projects. A masters or PhD degree, strong publication record and training to perform independent research are required for further consideration. For examples of our work, see Blood Advances 2:1207-1219, 2018; Mol. Cell. Biol. 35: 3726-3738, 2015; Blood 117: 4924-4934, 2011; Blood 116: 3972-3980, 2010; Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 105: 6662-6667, 2008; Blood 109: 343-352, 2007; Development 128: 1717-1730, 2001.
- Participates in research projects of the laboratory, independently or in collaboration with other members of the group.
- Helps in laboratory management, maintaining institutional and regulatory compliance.
- Completes required continuous training and education.
- Oversees mouse colony, keeping track of animal numbers and age and supervising mouse breeding as needed.
- Assists in data collection and generation of figures for grants and manuscripts.
- Assists in training of new laboratory members.
- Performs other duties as needed.
- A Master’s degree or PhD degree in a biomedical science such as biochemistry, cell biology, developmental biology, or chemical biology.
- 5 years’ minimum laboratory research experience with two years’ experience supervising professional laboratory personnel.
- Fluency and proficiency in the English language.
The Tisch Cancer Institute (TCI) is a vital component of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital and plays a key role in the Mount Sinai Health System, which is one of the largest health care systems in the nation. We are a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated center and provide a multidisciplinary approach to cancer treatments and clinical breakthroughs that may one day put an end to cancer.
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