The Division of Hematology & Oncology is seeking a Technician B to provide support in melanoma research.
Assist in the development of immune biomarkers for melanoma.
Assist with data analysis and digital pathology projects.
Perform experimental assays including analysis of RNA, DNA and immunohistochemistry as well as flow cytometry.
Assist in the development of methods to use antibodies to phenotype immune infiltrates in tumor tissues.
Assist with maintaining records of experiments and with ordering supplies.
Perform experiments and data analysis independently with guidance from the PI regarding project development.
Perform statistical analysis and interpret study results of genomic data using R and other statistical tools, with guidance from the PI and collaborators, and will have the opportunity to learn basic network analysis.
Perform additional related duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology or physics or related science or equivalent in education, training and experience
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to learn independently, with attention to detail
Proficiency in statistical software such as SAS and R
Biostatistics and computer programming
The candidate selected for this position is required to undergo a drug screening test prior to a final offer of employment being made.
Successful completion of applicable compliance and systems training requirements
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 507756
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