Boston University RESEARCH TECHNICIAN, Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine in BOSTON, Massachusetts
The Microarray and Sequencing Resource at Boston University School of Medicine seeks a research technician. The Resource is an active core facility that performs microarray-based and next generation sequencing experiments for a large number of research groups at Boston University and other institutions. The responsibilities will include RNA/DNA sample processing and data acquisition for microarray and sequencing analysis and routine maintenance of the Core equipment. The successful candidate will be a highly responsible individual with great attention to detail, capable of multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment and working independently, precisely following molecular biology protocols and processing large number of samples.
Previous laboratory experience and familiarity with basic molecular biology techniques are required.
Previous experience with microarray or next generation sequencing technology and Linux is not required, but helpful.
A BA or BS in biology, biochemistry or other life science discipline and basic computer skills are required.
1-3 years of experience required.
Please note all newly hired staff and faculty will need to be in compliance with Boston University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement (https://www.bu.edu/hr/hr-covid-19-resources/vaccine-required-for-faculty-and-staff/) within 30 days of date of hire. You must upload your vaccine documentation or request a medical or religious exemption ( instructions (https://www.bu.edu/hr/hr-covid-19-resources/upload-your-covid-vaccination-documentation/) ). For further information on the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit the COVID-19 Resources (https://www.bu.edu/buohc/covid-19/) site.
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