Full-time, Paid, Research Technician, Molecular Biology

June 18, 2021

Fri., May 7

Position Description
The Blenis Lab in the Meyer Cancer Center at Weill Cornell Medicine is seeking a research technician.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performing research techniques including but not limited to: Western blots, DNA/RNA isolation & gel electrophoresis, cloning, tissue culture, microscopy, mini & maxi preps, PCR and qPCR, protein purification, immunoprecipitation, kinase assays
  • Participating in collecting results from the various experimental procedures and the data analysis
  • Maintaining detailed records of experimental protocols and results
  • Maintaining inventory of supplies and reagents, prepares buffers/solutions and reagent aliquots for common use, orders and unpacks the lab supplies
  • Maintaining the lab equipment
  • Performing day-to-day lab functions to keep an organized and clean laboratory space
  • Performing other related duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Molecular Biology or Cell Biology related areas
  • experience in protein gel electrophoresis, DNA gel electrophoresis, tissue culture, molecular biology techniques a plus

Time Commitment
Full-time, with a two-year commitment


To apply, please submit a cover letter, CV, and an unofficial transcript to Samara Benitez.