The Department of Pathology at MSK is a dedicated, diverse group known for their expertise, ingenuity, and compassion. Working in a highly motivating environment, the group receives a complex variety of more than 110,000 specimens annually and performs more than 50,000 molecular diagnostic and cytogenetic tests. More than 600 staff members are spread across four laboratory services: surgical pathology, hematopathology, cytology, and molecular diagnostics.
Pathology provides laboratory support for the Mohs micrographic and dermatologic surgery program and supports MSKs research mission through the division of experimental pathology. Were also advancing the field of digital pathology through our slide scanning and computational pathology efforts. All of our laboratories are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, such as ThermoFisher senior grossing stations with advanced camera optics and touch screens, laser capture microdissection capabilities, telecytology remote microscopy, advanced flow cytometry panels, and Illumina sequencing instruments.
The Department of Pathology is currently seeking a Histology Technician.
Process tissue from all patients for routine histopathology preparations.
Performs special procedures.
Process fresh and fixed tissue specimens for surgical, autopsy, and investigative histopathology preparations with minimal supervision.
Performs assigned quality control procedures.
Associates Degree in Biology or chemistry required OR NYS Clinical Laboratory license
2-4 years of experience in histopathology required
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.