RESEARCH STUDY TECHNICIAN,MED Center for Regenerative Medicine
RESEARCH STUDY TECHNICIAN,MED Center for Regenerative MedicineTracking Code5365 Job Description
The iPSC Core at the Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM) of Boston University and Boston Medical Center is currently seeking a full-time Research Technician to join our team. The position is a great opportunity for a motivated individual interested in gaining experience and technical expertise in an exciting research field. The candidate will work closely with the manager of the iPSC Core on the generation of induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) lines and the maintenance of cell repository. Primary responsibilities will include quality assurance and characterization of iPSCs using techniques such as nucleic acid isolation, PCR, cDNA preparation, Real-time PCR and immunostaining. He/she will also assist with the creation of various genetically modified iPSC lines using genome-editing technologies (CRISPR/Cas9) for the study of developmental biology and disease modeling.Required Skills
- Bachelor's degree in Biology or a related field is required.
- At least one year of cell culture experience with excellent sterile technique is essential.
- Background in molecular biology and familiarity with routine laboratory tasks are highly desirable.
- Careful attention to detail, excellent organization and documentation skills.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular