At New York Blood Center, one of the most comprehensive blood centers in the world, our focus is on cultivating excellence by merging cutting-edge innovation with diligent customer service, groundbreaking research, and comprehensive program and service development. Join us as we work towards meeting and exceeding the growing needs of our diverse communities, further our lifesaving strategic goals in a rapidly changing environment, and expand our impact on the local, national, and global communities we serve.
As a key member of our team, you will support a scientific team investigating human red cell development and associated red cell disorders, including the planning, development, conducting and evaluating of scientific research in a laboratory, clinic, field and/or teaching environment.
To qualify, you must have a BS or MS in Biology, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Genetics or related field, at least 5 years of bench research/laboratory experience, and knowledge of molecular biology and cellular techniques, including PCR, western blotting and tissue culture using sterile techniques. Familiarity with mouse handling/manipulation studies will be expected, as will an understanding of context and implications associated with research to apply and interpret theoretical knowledge necessary in one or more scientific disciplines. Strong attention to detail and superior analytical, problem-solving, organizational, oral/written communication and PC skills are all required. Experience in flow cytometry and microscopy is highly desirable.