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Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Associate Research Technician.
In this role, the lab is focused on the regulation of immune cell function by ion channels and immune responses to infection, tumors and in autoimmune diseases. Most of the research is conducted using various strains of transgenic mice. For information about the laboratory please visit: http://labs.pathology.med.nyu.edu/feske-lab/
Help with management of the transgenic mouse colony (including genotyping).
General lab management (including dealing with regulatory and compliance issues).
Generation of recombinant DNA plasmids.
Cell culture and various immunological methods.
Assist postdoctoral fellows in their projects.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a B.Sc. or M.Sc. in biology, biochemistry or a related area. Prior laboratory experience in a research lab. Highly motivated, responsible and very well organized with excellent attention to detail. Good communication skills in oral and written English. Candidates with a background in immunology are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants interested in a long-term position are preferred. Mouse colony management including handling, breeding and genotyping transgenic mice. Sterile cell culture (mammalian cells, immune cells). PCR, cloning recombinant DNA, basic molecular biology methods. Immunohistochemistry, ELISA. Flow cytometry (FACS). Protein biochemistry such as Western blotting. Fluorescence microscopy and/or live-cell imaging
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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