Full-time, Paid, Research Technician, Microbiology & Immunology

May 16, 2020

Sat., April 4

Position Description
The Department of Microbiology & Immunology at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center is seeking a Technician B with a background in biological research to join a research lab that conducts research into malaria. The technician will play a key role in a drug pipeline designed to test the efficacy of novel antimalarials on cultured Plasmodium falciparum malaria parasites.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conducting parasite culture work
  • Performing molecular and biochemistry projects
  • Analyzing and preparing data
  • Performing other related duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in education, training and experience
  • Must have undergraduate university course work in molecular biology, biochemistry, microbiology or genetics
  • Research experience and technical proficiency in molecular biology and/or cell culture a plus

Time Commitment
Full-time starting in July 2020 with a two-year commitment


To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to Dr. David Fidock.