Company:  Confidential

Job Title: Research Technician I- Lyons Lab

Job Number: 68801

Location: Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA, US

Job Description

Position Description

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory located on Long Island, New York, is presently seeking a Research Technician for an immediate position in preclinical imaging.

The laboratory’s preclinical imaging shared resource, a key component of the CSHL Cancer Center, broadly collaborates with other investigators here to better understand fundamental aspects of in vivo tumor biology, to discover new cancer treatments and diagnostics, and rapidly translate those findings to the clinic.

Position Responsibilities

The successful candidate will ideally have substantial experience working with mice, including handling, dosing (tail vein and i.p. injection), and necropsy. Additional experience with any non-invasive imaging modality, especially ultrasound or optical imaging, would be highly beneficial. Meticulous record-keeping and familiarity with common analytical computer programs are also required. Responsibilities will include the operation of state-of-the-art preclinical imaging instruments and image analysis software. Also, receiving, handling and administering radiolabeled probes for imaging. The successful candidate will also possess excellent organizational, analytical and communication skills. Further, a willingness to work effectively and productively in a team-oriented environment with the ability to show initiative and maintain a strong sense of integrity and confidentiality. 

Position Requirements

Education: A Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or a related discipline is required.
Experience: Experience in mammalian cell culture and mouse handling is essential. Work will involve the use of mouse models of disease, and willingness to handle animals is therefore essential. Comprehensive skills in data handling and excellent record keeping are equally important.
Skills: Must be curious, highly motivated, organized, and team oriented.

Supplemental Information

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned biomedical research institution in New York. It has shaped contemporary biomedical research and is the home of eight Nobel Prize laureates. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory provides a highly dynamic and interactive research environment and also a unique opportunity of timely exposure to advances in various biomedical research fields and of interaction with a broad range of researchers from all over the world through its renowned Meetings and Courses program. We believe that science is for everyone. We have had researchers with a variety of backgrounds and believe in the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Compensation and Benefits
Our employees are compensated in many ways for their contributions to our mission, including competitive pay, exceptional health benefits, retirement plans, time off, and a range of recognition and wellness programs. Visit our CSHL Benefits sites to learn more.  The salary range for this role is 42,000 to 46,199 per annum. The salary range or hourly rate listed is a good faith determination of potential base compensation that may be offered to a successful applicant for this position at the time of this job advertisement and may be modified in the future. When determining a base salary and/or rate, several factors may be considered as applicable (e.g., years of relevant experience, education, credentials, and internal equity). 

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Application Deadline: 2024-04-24


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