A talented Technician B is needed for performing high-impact Alzheimer's disease research. The individual must possess prior experience with molecular biology techniques and a strong wok ethic, as well as the ability to learn on the job.
Cell culture work using primary mouse cells and IPSCs
Cryostat sectioning and immunohistochemistry on brain sections from transgenic mouse lines
Microscopy to characterize and quantify both immunocytochemistry and immunohistochemistry results
RNA-sequencing sample processing
Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology or physics or a completed animal husbandry program or equivalent in education, training and experience.
Knowledge of various related laboratory procedures and techniques preferred.
One year of related experience preferred.
Familiarity with biological terminology and techniques
Experience performing general molecular biology techniques such as Western blotting, qPCR, cell culture, and immunohistochemistry
Ability to keep records in an orderly fashion
Self-motivated, with a personal desire to perform experiments well and obtain clear results
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
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