Full-time, Paid, Research Assistant, Multiple Sclerosis

February 25, 2022

Fri., Jan. 14

The Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York

Position Description 
The Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York is seeking a research assistant. Ideal candidates for this educational opportunity are students who have recently completed their undergraduate education and seek a rewarding experience in a biomedical research program before attending graduate or medical school.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Performing laboratory techniques including, but not limited to, PCR, aseptic cell culture technique, histology, experimental animal models, western blotting, ELISAs, and flow cytometry
  • Processing and banking biological specimen
  • Documenting experimental objectives, design, methods, data collection, and data analysis
  • Carrying out literature searches and giving journal presentations
  • Participating in lab meetings and journal clubs
  • Performing general laboratory tasks including stocking and inventory, equipment maintenance, and reagent preparation

Position Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in the biological sciences
  • Previous laboratory and/or clinical research experience required

Time Commitment
Full-time, with a two-year commitment starting June 2022.


If interested, please send a cover letter, CV (must include your GPA), and the names of three references to
[email protected]. Please specify “Research Assistant Application” in the e-mail.