Full-time, Paid, Research Technician, Pathology and Radiology

July 18, 2022

Mon., June 6 

Massachusetts General Hospital, Radio-Pathology Lab

Position Description
The Radio-Pathology Lab at Massachusetts General Hospital is seeking a research technician. The lab investigates the correlation of magnetic resonance spectroscopy and imaging (MRS/MRI) with histopathology to develop less-invasive diagnostic tools for many different types of diseases. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Collecting tissue samples and conduct MRS/MRI analysis of ex vivo tissue samples 
  • Conducting NMR analysis of urine and cell media samples
  • Performing histopathological analysis on analyzed tissue
  • Assisting faculty with grant writing, grant reviews, and manuscript writing
  • Working with our biostatistician to perform data analysis
  • Processing raw data to create analyzable spectra 
  • Reviewing pathology reports and medical records from subjects to correlate with pathological and radiological findings
  • Maintaining regular communication with collaborators and work with them on sample collection, delivery, and analysis
  • Performing administrative duties such as ordering supplies, faxing, filing, IRB submission, and lab equipment maintenance scheduling
  • Assisting visiting medical students with research and administrative processes

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor degree
  • Prior research experience a plus

Time Commitment


To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to Dr. Leo L. Cheng.