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The research technician will work under minimal supervision to manage the daily operations of the Kharas lab in the Molecular Pharmacology & Chemistry Department at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. This role is meant to assist in a variety of tasks including: to maintain a functioning laboratory with mouse strains, perform experiments, and to work with the other lab members.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•   Maintain existing collection of instruments and inventories.
•   Place purchase requisitions for reagents and laboratory materials.
•   Perform experimental tests related to molecular imaging studies by using cell culture analysis techniques in cell cultures, in situ, and in tissue samples.  ** (e.g. cell culture, cell transduction,PCR, fluorescence microscopy, FACS analysis, western blots, and receptor-based assays)**
•   Prepare mouse specimens for testing
•   Perform retrieval of data
•   Summarize results/data reports
•   BA/BS in Biological or Natural Sciences, with 1 year of job-related experience.
•   Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•   Strong MS Office skills including Excel
•   Experience working with cell cultures, transduction of cells in vitro, PCR, and receptor-based assays

Please Note: This position requires work with murine animals and chemicals.