<< Back to Search

Research Specialist I

Job description


Requisition # 2018-9434
Department Integrative Genomics
Category Research and Laboratory
Full-Time / Part-Time Full-Time
Application Deadline

Overview

The Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics seeks applicants for a research technician (Research Specialist I) to provide technical support to the Genomics Core Facility by preparing samples and running the high-throughput sequencers.

This will be a one-year full-time term position, with the possibility of renewal contingent upon continued funding availability and satisfactory job performance. Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will start as soon as possible.

Responsibilities

Specific duties include:
- Preparation of sequencing libraries using molecular biology techniques.
- Sample receiving, tracking, and management.

- Quality control of input samples and sequencing libraries.

- Operation of Next-Generation sequencers and other instruments.

- Other lab tasks as assigned.

Qualifications

Essential qualifications:

- Experience in molecular biology.

- Strong attention to detail.

- Ability to maintain a meticulous laboratory notebook.

- Ability to work well with others.

- Excellent customer service skills.

Required education:

- Bachelor's in biological sciences or related field.

Preferred qualifications:

- Experience with Illumina and/or Ion Torrent Sequencers.

- Experience with teaching or training others in a laboratory setting.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

RSP, 010

Standard Weekly Hours

36.25

Eligible for Overtime

Yes

Benefits Eligible

Yes

Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)

No

Physical Capacity Exam Required

No

Valid Driver's License Required

No



Connect With Us! Join our Talent Network to receive updates about working at Princeton.

Princeton University job offers are contingent upon the candidate's successful completion of a background check, reference checks, and pre-employment screening, as applicable. The type and extent of background check, reference checks, and pre-employment screening may vary depending on the requirements and/or functions of the job and the candidate's current employment status with Princeton University.

If you have questions or comments regarding the iCIMS Privacy Policy or iCIMS FAQs, please contact [email protected].

Go to our careers site.

PI106088778

 

 

 

Diversity Profile: University

 

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 12/8/2018
Application Due: 2/6/2019
Work Type:
Salary: