New York City, Ny
The Columbia Center for Translational Immunology (CCTI) is looking for a talented and highly motivated individual to work in the exciting field of bone marrow transplantation, CAR-T cell therapy and cancer immunotherapy. The Technician A will support research in translational immunology under the direct supervision of the Principal Investigator. The technician will have the opportunity to pursue an independent research project and interact with renowned scientists and physicians across multiple departments at CUIMC spanning research in cancers, cancer therapy, immunology, transplantation, infectious diseases, and others.Responsibilities:
-Assist with experiments in cell culture and animal models under supervision.
-Maintain a detailed, up-to-date, and accurate record of samples, reagents, instrument
tuning and QC.
-Assist in the development of new assays, methods, and reagents.
-Perform routine data processing and assist with data analysis.
-Order reagents, organize inventory, maintain equipment, and prepare service bills.
-Contribute to building a culture that embraces scientific excellence, integrity, efficiency, teamwork, and continuous learning and improvement.
-Perform additional related duties as assigned.
-Two years of college or a completed A.A. program with an emphasis in chemistry, biology or physics or a completed animal husbandry program
-One year of related experience, or equivalent in education, training and experience
-Must be detail oriented and possess excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.
-Must be self-motivated, able to multi-task, work independently as well as part of a team, and work well under pressure.
-Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and data management files required.
Link to Application (if using external Application Portal): https://opportunities.columbia.edu/en-us/job/515004/technician-a-ccti