Full-time, Paid, Research Associate, Liver Disease

October 4, 2021

Mon., Aug. 23

Dr. Jaime Chu's lab at the Icahn School of Medicine

Position Description
Dr. Jaime Chu's lab at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is seeking a research associate to assist in projects using zebrafish and/or rodent models as in vivo tools to examine pathways involved in liver disease. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Genotyping, screening, and maintaining animal lines
  • Maintaining lab stock solutions and ordering reagents

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Biology/Molecular biology or a related field and relevant research experience
  • Previous experience in standard molecular biology techniques, such as DNA cloning, PCR, and microinjection
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Zebrafish or mouse experience a plus, as well as relevant experience with other animal models 
  • Previous experience with CRISPR/Cas9 system a plus

Time Commitment


To apply, please send your CV, three references (name, title, email address and/or phone number), and a paragraph describing your interests and experience relevant to this position to Dr. Jaime Chu