The Rockefeller University seeks a Research Assistant to join Molecular Neuro-oncology. Working closely with a lead neuroscientist and postdoctoral fellows, the Research Assistant will contribute to projects focused on elucidating the molecular pathogenesis of Parkinson's disease with a focus on small RNAs. The Research Assistant will utilize molecular biology techniques, including high throughput sequencing by L-cross linking immunoprecipitation (HITS-CLIP), quantitative PCR, Western blot, and gene editing in cell cultures using CRISPR-CAS.
Bachelor's degree in science required; educational emphasis in molecular biology preferred. Prior experience with cell culture and working with RNA and/or proteins, such as Western blots and immunoprecipitation experiments, preferred. Must be highly motivated.
We offer an excellent benefits package, tuition reimbursement and a competitive salary. The Rockefeller University is located on Manhattan's Upper East Side, on a 15-acre campus, along the East River (www.rockefeller.edu/views.php).
The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans.
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Internal Number: IRC21124
About The Rockefeller University
The Rockefeller University is a world-renowned center for research and graduate education in the biomedical sciences, chemistry, bioinformatics and physics. The university's 72 laboratories conduct both clinical and basic research and study a diverse range of biological and biomedical problems with the mission of improving the understanding of life for the benefit of humanity.