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ASSISTANT RESEARCH SCIENTIST

An Assistant Research Scientist position is available immediately at the Tisch MS Research Center of New York. Applicants should demonstrate their capabilities to lead an independent research project in any of the following topics with relevance to MS: (1) Neuroimmunology with emphasis on innate immune responses in MS; (2) Virology, with background in herpesvirus/EBV; (3) Neuropathology of human MS and animal models of demyelinating disease and neurodegeneration; and/or (4) Neuronal and glial cell biology. Successful candidate will be expected to train and supervise research assistants, and will have opportunities to collaborate with other Tisch MSRCNY scientists. Applicants should have a PhD or MD/PhD with relevant postgraduate experience. Applicants must have excellent oral and written communication skills, and should demonstrate ability to work in a collaborative environment.

We offer a very competitive salary and benefits in a pleasant and professional work environment. The position is fully funded for 3 years, with opportunity for extension. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to researchjobs@tischms.org. Please specify “assistant research scientist application” in the e-mail.

 

RESEARCH ASSISTANT

Research Assistant positions will be available at the Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York (Tisch MS) starting the summer of 2017. Applications may be submitted beginning in January 2017. Successful candidates will be required to perform a variety of techniques in the fields of immunology, molecular biology, cell biology, and neuroscience including, but not limited to, PCR, asceptic cell culture technique, histology, work with experimental animal models, western blotting, ELISAs, and flow cytometry. Candidates must have good oral and written communication skills and should be able to demonstrate ability to work as a team. Applicants must have a recent Bachelor’s degree in the biological sciences, OR should have an expected graduation date for the spring of 2017. Previous laboratory experience is required. A two-year commitment is required.

We offer a very competitive salary and benefits in a pleasant and professional work environment. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to:  researchjobs@tischms.org. Please specify “research assistant application” in the subject line of the e-mail.

 

CELL CULTURE SPECIALIST

The Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York invites applications for a Cell Culture Specialist at the Research Associate/Technician level beginning immediately.  The candidate will work with a team of scientists in the manufacturing of cell therapy products for use in clinical research protocols. Major responsibilities will include maintenance of human donor-derived mesenchymal stem cell and neural stem cell cultures, media and reagent preparation, quality testing, and in vitro stem cell differentiation assays. Candidate should have excellent cell culture and sterile technique. Prior experience working in a regulatory environment desired, including working with SOPs, following cGMP requirements, and working in a clean room environment. Must be willing to work with oversight by QA and other regulatory bodies. Exceptional organizational and time-management skills required. Candidate should be a detail-oriented individual with above-average written and oral communication skills.

Qualifications:Requires a bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in biology-related field and at least 3-year of relevant tissue culture experience. 

We offer a very competitive salary and benefits in a pleasant and professional work environment. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to:  researchjobs@tischms.org. Please specify “cell culture specialist application” in the subject line of the e-mail.