Harvard University Research Assistant III Lab in Cambridge, Massachusetts

46112BRAuto req ID:46112BRJob Code:403116 Research Assistant III Lab Location:USA - MA - Boston Business Title:Research Assistant IIISub-Unit:------------ Salary Grade:054Time Status:Full-time Union:55 - Hvd Union Cler & Tech Workers Basic Qualifications:At least 2 years of experience and a Bachelor's degree, preferably in a related discipline; directly related work experience in the field of immunology may substitute for the degree requirement.Additional Qualifications:Master’s degree preferred; demonstrates initiative and be invested in the success of projects, strong motivation, strong attention to detail, strong communication and organizational skills, ability to multi-task, works well independently and as part of a team; possesses strong troubleshooting skills and critical thinking about experiments and data. Prior related work experience demonstrating knowledge of lab techniques especially immunologic (particularly flow cytometry), tissue culture, and molecular biology techniques. Experience with applicable computer technologies and work with mice is required.

Additional Information:Offer contingent upon successful completion of a pre-placement medical evaluation.Department:ImmunologyPre-Employment Screening:Criminal, IdentitySchedule:35 hours/week, Monday-Friday, 9:00 am- 5:00 pmJob Function:Research Duties & Responsibilities:Works closely with fellows and students to perform highly sophisticated techniques to analyze the functions of human and mouse immunoregulatory pathways. This includes cell culture of human and murine cell lines, isolation and culture of PBMC and primary cells, immunologic techniques such as cell sorting and multiparameter flow cytometry, and molecular biology procedures including RNA preparation and RNA-seq from tissuesSchool/Unit:Harvard Medical School EEO Statement:We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.