Research Technician, School of Medicine

Massachusetts, United States
17 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
17 May 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The laboratory in the department of Dermatology at Boston University School of Medicine focuses on epigenetics and therapeutic target development for melanoma and skin diseases using a chemical genetics approach. We sought to a junior research technician for performing scientific experiments as well as general laboratory maintenances.  Scientific responsibilities require the following laboratory skills: conventional molecular biology techniques (western blot and immunoprecipitation, molecular cloning, and PCR analysis), cell culture, histology and immunohistochemistry, and animal handling. Candidates interested in this position should send the following three documents to Dr. Byungwoo Ryu ( 1) an updated CV, 2) a brief description stating the interest in this position and future career goals, and 3) a list of three references. 

Required Skills

Bachelor’s degree in the biological sciences is required. Previous experience with molecular biology and/or animal handling techniques preferred, but the desire to learn new skills is most important. The candidate should be able to work in a research team environment as well as individually.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular

Salary Grade Competitive