Senior Research Technician, School of Medicine, Computational Biomedicine

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
12 May 2018
End of advertisement period
09 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

We are recruiting a Senior Research Technician that works well independently and in collaboration to perform complex lab and research-related duties and tasks with minimal supervision. This person should have a good grasp of the scientific method in terms of developing, designing and conducting research projects with proper controls, including planning new procedures, adapting existing procedures to the needs of the project, and making contributions to methodology. Other scientific responsibilities include collecting, recording and analyzing data, conducting literature reviews, and participating in writing reports and manuscripts. Scientific responsibilities may include the following laboratory duties: General molecular biology techniques (such as western blotting, RNA/DNA isolation, quantitative PCR assays, cell culture, histology and immunohistochemistry, and mouse handling and necropsy. Some teaching opportunities will include the training and overseeing the work of research support personnel and junior students.

Required Skills

5-8 years of experience and Bachelor’s degree required.

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