HRI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Research Technologist supports clinical and scientific research throughout the organization; assists with or conducts experiments and procedures under the direction of a supervisor; presents findings including preliminary interpretation for further review; inputs clinical and research information into the designated database system; conducts routine maintenance of equipment and machinery as needed.
Applicants must possess a Master’s degree in a clinical or scientific discipline or a Bachelor’s degree in a clinical or scientific discipline and the equivalent of one year of full-time experience in a laboratory setting. The preferred candidate will have five years of full-time laboratory experience and be proficient in both cell culture and molecular biology techniques (DNA, RNA and protein isolation, ELISA, PCR/qRT-PCR and Westerns). The preferred candidate will also have experience with flow cytometry, working with human products (blood, tissue) and the ability to work both collaboratively and independently. The preferred candidate will have experience performing technical laboratory work using human and mouse cell lines, blood and tumor; experience with the isolation and analysis of exosomes and studying their effects on the tumor microenvironment. The preferred candidate will also be able to assist in the design of research projects by performing literature searches and selecting appropriate methods and reagents; calculating data and summarizing results using graphs and statistics; assist in preparing manuscripts; train students in current techniques; prepare necessary solutions and reagents and order and maintain laboratory supplies.
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.