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Boston University RESEARCH TECHNICIAN, STEM CELL, School of Medicine, Pharmacology in BOSTON, Massachusetts

A stem cell culture focused technician position is available to do research on Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. The applicant will be able to participate in exciting cell biology & biochemistry studies exploring the pathophysiology of these illnesses, and contribute to the development of novel therapeutic agents. The technician will manage a large collection of induced pluripotent stem cell lines (iPSCs) grown in 2D and 3D cultures. They will have to maintain the cell lines, set up experiments and harvest the experiments. They will also maintain the cleanliness of the cell culture facility.

Required Skills

The applicant must be strongly motivated, able to work independently and possess a strong ability to organize data. In addition, have good interpersonal skills. The applicant must have a bachelors degree and prior laboratory experience.

Candidates CV or resume must state their GPA.

Must have experience in iPSC work OR strong experience in doing cell culture.

Please note all newly hired staff and faculty will need to be in compliance with Boston University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement ( within 30 days of date of hire. You must upload your vaccine documentation or request a medical or religious exemption ( instructions ( ). For further information on the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit the COVID-19 Resources ( site.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military service, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or because of marital, parental, or veteran status. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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