Senior Research Scientist, Cytogenetics - Molecular Cytology Core Facility Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Academic / Research
Internal Number: 65227
$74,263 - $110,000
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is one of the world's premier cancer centers, committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superbeducational programs. The blending of research with patient care is at the heart ofeverything we do. The institution is a comprehensive cancer center whose purposesare the treatment and control of cancer, the advancement of biomedical knowledge through laboratory and clinical research, and the training of scientists, physicians and other health care workers.
The Molecular Cytogenetics Core Facility at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking a highly motivated Senior Research Scientist to provide scientific and technical support to the research community at MSKCC. The candidate must have the ability to work independently and be proficient in experimental design, data analysis and interpretation.
The position requires experience in karyotyping, tissue culture, DNA isolation, PCR,DNA labeling, and set up of FISH-based assays, operating commercial cytogenetics imaging systems and laboratory management (reagent preparation, ordering supplies, maintaining laboratory equipment, logbooks and databanks). The candidate will also assist in the operational management of the Core, contribute to scientific journals and grants and participate in scientific conferences/meetings.Molecular Cytogenetics Core Facility is seeking a highly motivated and successful individualwith a background in specialty. Include information about the lab or department and the research (including link to mskcc.org page).
The ideal candidate should have:* PhD in Biological Sciences, or equivalent, with emphasis on karyotyping andgenetics* Minimum 3 years of practical experience in Cytogenetics and FISH* Familiarity with Good Laboratory Practice procedures
If you have any questions about this job opportunity, please contact:
Gouri Nanjangud, PhDMolecular Cytogenetics Core FacilityMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center1275 York Ave, Box 362New York, NY 10065
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversityand inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals areencouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color,gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age,religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully beused as a basis for an employment decision.Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualifiedindividuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodationto apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodationinclude making a change to the application process or work procedures, providingdocuments in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or usingspecialized equipment.
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.