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Associate Research Scientist

Posted by: NYSPI/Columbia

Posted date: Apr-20-2018

Location: New York

 The Division of Molecular Therapeutics of the Department of Psychiatry is seeking to fill a full time Associate Research Scientist position.
Candidates for the position must have a PhD, MD or equivalent degree and possess experience with standard and advanced molecular biology methods, with particular emphasis on stem cell culture and neuronal differentiation. Imaging and data analysis. > 15years experience Molecular cloning, plasmid purification and validation, neuronal cell and tissue culture, biopsy handling and processing is also required. Experience with clinical research corrdination and database maintenance is strongly recommended. 
The candidate will conduct research on patient derived iPSC lines for neuronal differentiation and determine the disease endophenotypes and mechanisms

Qualifications: The candidate needs experience with standard molecular biology methods, with particular emphasis on RNA. The candidate must also have experience with next gen RNA library preparation, sequencing and data analysis. The candidate must have experience with mouse surgery and behavioral assays. The candidate must have experience with in vivo electrophysiology. Experience with grant writing is recommended.  
Physicians and Surgeons, College of  
MD, PhD, or doctorate in related field  
The candidate needs > 15 years experience with standard molecular biology methods, with particular emphasis on neural stem cell research. The candidate must also have experience with neuronal culture, tissue process, imaging and data analysis. The candidate must have experience with clinical research. The candidate must have experience with database maintenance.  


neuronal cell and tissue culture and process experience


Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer --Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.  

Curriculum Vitae, Cover letter, Contact info of three references
Job Title Associate Research Scientist
Post Details
Email Jason.Itzkowitz(at)nyspi.columbia.edu
Employer's Website http://
Category
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Neuroscience
Job Classification Job Classification -> Other
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location New York
Key Words Associate Research Scientist
Start Date 7/1/18
Deadline