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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Scientific Research Lead, Flow Cytometry CF in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

Are you looking to take a new and exciting step in your career? We have the perfect opportunity for you!

We are currently seeking a Scientific Research Lead. The Scientific Research Lead's main responsibility is to assist the Core Head in implementing and maintaining high scientific standards in the Core Facility, by interacting with researchers across a range of scientific disciplines with diverse levels of technical expertise to seek ways to improve their science and find opportunities to collaborate in new flow cytometry developments.

You will:

  • Consult with investigators, technicians, and students to suggest techniques and protocols relevant to the experimental questions and to ensure that experiments are optimally planned

  • Provide technical and scientific support in flow cytometry from experimental troubleshooting to data analysis

  • Assist with interpretation of data, assurance of data validity, and assurance that publications and presentations using data acquired in the core facility are accurate and appropriate

  • Assist and supervise core staff to ensure best experimental practices, as well as keeping the lab abreast of new technologies and flow cytometry applications

  • Assist in Education & Training of researchers and core staff, including development of new material

  • Develop, design, and conduct projects or experiments within the core’s scope. Coordinate data collection and analysis. Review progress and evaluate results

  • Maintain and establish new collaborations with other laboratories and core facilities, which may result in co-authoring publications and co-presenting results with other groups, as well as in national or international meetings

You have:

  • Doctorate with 2-4 years of sound research experience; Solid expertise in Flow Cytometry, including experience with building and implementing multicolor panels, high-parameter analysis, cell sorting, assay development and sample preparation protocol optimization for cell sorting and analysis, and implementation of best practices in Flow Cytometry.

  • Good publication track using Flow Cytometry

  • Prior experience in Cancer Biology and/or Proteogenomics preferred.



MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Job LocationsUSA-NY-New York

Posted Date2 months ago(2/19/2021 2:42 PM)

Requisition ID2021-46649

CategoryResearch - Laboratory