Research Technician at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Massachusetts

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Job Description:


Job ID:24651

Location:450 Brookline Ave,

Boston,
MA 02215


Category:Research Technician/Scientist

Employment Type:Full time


Overview


The Sicinski lab is seeking a research technician to join the scientific team. The lab is involved in studying the role of cell cycle regulators in development and maintenance of cancer and determining therapeutic strategies based on the obtained results.

Located in Boston, Dana Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.



Requirements


The successful candidate will help with day-to-day experiments and perform scientific research of varying complexity. Duties include, but are not limited to tissue culture, basic molecular and cell biology techniques and working with laboratory mice. The person will also help with general lab maintenance tasks such as ordering of lab supplies and generating laboratory reagents. The position will be a good learning opportunity for those interested in biomedical research.




Qualifications


BA/BS required: in Biology or closely related field

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Previous experience with basic cell culture and molecular biology laboratory techniques, including recombinant DNA and protein biochemistry, is preferred.


Ability to learn quickly, being well-organized, punctual and able to interact well with others.


Two year commitment.

Full-time - 40 hours per week as needed. Variable hours, some nights and weekends, may be required to complete experiments and meet deadlines.


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.



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Job ID:24651

Location:450 Brookline Ave,

Boston,
MA 02215


Category:Research Technician/Scientist

Employment Type:Full time