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Columbia University Staff Associate in New York, New York

Posting Details

Job Requisition Number 00001403

Field(s) of Specialization Biology, Cancer Research

Position Title Staff Associate

Department ICG Inst for Cancer Genetics

Division Institute for Cancer Genetics

Location Medical Center

Summary Description

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our group at the Institute For Cancer Genetics as a Staff Associate (Research Officer). The successful candidate will work as part of a research team focused on identifying mechanisms of cancer progression and therapy resistance. The candidate will be expected to work independently and to design, execute and interpret experiments working in a collaborative research environment. As our lab is involved in translational research, the candidate is expected to interact with both clinicians and basic scientists. The candidate must have proven experience in molecular biology and cell biology techniques, and excellent organizational skills.

Minimum Degree Required

Bachelor’s plus four year experience or Master’s plus two year experience or equivalent in combined education and experience

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s plus four year experience or equivalent in combined education and experience; Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Art in the field(s) of Biology, Chemistry or Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology , etc.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated knowledge and experience in molecular biology is a requirement. Experience in mouse handling and/or flow cytometry would be a plus.

Additional Information

RAPS posting date 01/14/2020

Search Closing Date

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Please provide Resume and Contact information of three References

Proposed Start Date 01/14/2020

EEO Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Review Begins 01/15/2020

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  • * Do you have a bachelor's degree?

  • Yes

  • No

  • What is the highest level of education attained?

  • GED

  • High School Diploma

  • Associates Degree

  • Bachelors Degree

  • Masters Degree

  • PHD

  • * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?

  • 0-1

  • 1-3

  • 3-5

  • 5-7

  • 7+

  • * Do you have a masters degree?

  • Yes

  • No

  • * Are you a current employee of the university?

  • Yes

  • No

  • * Do you have four years' related research experience?

  • Yes

  • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • List of References

Optional Documents

  • Writing Sample/Publication 1

  • Other Document 1

  • Research Abstract

  • Personal Statement

  • Statement of Research

  • Cover Letter