Associate Researcher II (Dominguez-Sola Lab), Oncological Sciences

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 
 
Roles & Responsibilities:

An Associate Researcher II (technician) position in the laboratory of David Dominguez-Sola, at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York is now available (start date, Spring 2020). Mount Sinai is a diverse institution, host of groundbreaking science aimed at advancing medicine and patient care.

 

The Tisch Cancer Institute, to which the laboratory is affiliated, is an NCI-designated multidisciplinary cancer research center with state-of-the-art facilities and a vibrant scientific community: https://icahn.mssm.edu/research/tisch

 

The Dominguez-Sola laboratory investigates the pathogenic mechanisms of B cell lymphoma initiation and how they relate to the normal biology of adaptive immune responses. Our group is very dynamic, collaborative and comprised of international researchers with diverse backgrounds and expertise. For additional information, please visit our website: http://labs.icahn.mssm.edu/dominguezlab/

 

We are looking for a driven, motivated, well-organized and skilled individual to assist in research aimed at discovering the cellular and molecular mechanisms driving B cell lymphomagenesis. These studies involve both in vitro methods and experimental work in mice.

 
Responsibilities
  • Routine and non/routine experiments including assays using standard techniques, and cell/tissue processing, culture and maintenance
  • Routine tasks of mouse husbandry, manipulation and genotyping of mouse models
  • Detailed documentation of experimental work, and maintenance, cataloging and back-up of experimental data files
  • Collect detailed documentation on experimental data
  • Update mouse colony database for accurate recordkeeping and storage
  • Attend weekly meetings to present, discuss and evaluate current projects and literature
  • Managerial activities:
    • Preparation of purchase orders for supplies
    • Cataloging and backup of inventories, laboratory stocks and reagents
    • Contribute to quality control, assurance and lab safety programs
 
 
Requirements:
  • BS or MS in biology/biochemistry or related fields (e.g. immunology)
  • 2 years of research experience in molecular or cellular biology laboratories is a MUST
  • Animal handling experience is a MUST
  • Knowledge of basic cell, molecular biology and flow cytometry methods will be highly valued
  • Excellent organization, communication, time-management, and record-keeping skills
  • Familiarity with data analysis software (e.g. GraphPad PRISM)
  • Long-term (>2-year) commitment preferred
 
 
Strength Through Diversity
 

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.

 

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.

 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story!

 
 
Who We Are
 

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

 

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