The Department of Microbiology & Immunology is searching for a Staff Associate I (Core Facility Manager) to assist scientific staff and manage the operations of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology Core facility. The Staff Associate I:
Manages dual Core Facility by providing routine maintenance of instrumentation, training, troubleshooting, technical expertise and operational assistance.
Assists in experimental design and flow cytometry and microscopy experiments.
Works with Finance office to prepare monthly billing for fees for all core facility
Weekly staff meeting with Department Administrator or designee.
Other duties, as assigned
Most work will be conducted during regular business hours however due to the nature of this research some flexibility is desired.
Bachelor's degree in Science, Engineering, or related STEM field.
Knowledge of FACS software, instrumentation, and maintenance. Understanding of basic scientific methods. Most work will be conducted during regular business hours due to nature of this research some flexibility is possible/desired.
4 years' experience preferred
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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.