Research Study Technician, School of Medicine, Pulmonary Center

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

Job Description

The laboratory of Paul J. Maglione, MD, PhD, in the Pulmonary Center of the Boston University School of Medicine is recruiting a research technician for projects involving the study of antibody deficiency disorders and human B cell immunology. The laboratory is focused upon translational studies that utilize patient samples and clinical information to shape study of human B cell biology. Responsibilities will include cell culture and RNA sequencing of human B cells, processing and storage of peripheral blood samples from patient and healthy donors, high throughput seromics measurement using Luminex, flow cytometry, immunofluorescence, and microscopy. The candidate will have the opportunity to directly impact clinical care of patients with rare immunological diseases and share in authorship of publications.

Required Skills

Bachelors Degree in biological sciences or equivalent is required. One to three years experience in biology research, including prior experience with human cell culture, processing, and storage, RNA isolation and sequencing, and immunofluorescence of tissue biopsies is preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular

Salary Grade Grade 24