Advertised Summary Job Description: This laboratory performs research in Oncology. The incumbent will perform basic molecular biology analysis such as DAN and RNA preparation, PCR, gel electrophoresis, Western blots and tissue culture; incumbent will keep clear records of experimental results. Additional responsiblities pertain to laboratory safety, organizing supplies, researh reagents, equipment maintenance, monitoring and ordering lab supplies and other related duties as required.
General Minimum Qualifications: Requires a bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, physics or related science or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications: Must have experience with cell culture and standard molecular biology techniques. Good interpersonal communication skills are required. It will be necessary to work late on occasion to complete experiments
Preferred Qualifications: A minimum of six (6) months of experience in a research laboratory preferred. Computer skills (ie., word/excel).
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It... seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.