Senior Research Scientist, Cytogenetics – Molecular Cytology Core Facility Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Job Locations USA-NY-New York
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/2/2022 9:20 PM)
Requisition ID
Pay Range
$74,263 - $110,000

Pay Range

$74,263 - $110,000

Company Overview

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is one of the world’s premier cancer centers, committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superbeducational programs. The blending of research with patient care is at the heart ofeverything we do. The institution is a comprehensive cancer center whose purposesare the treatment and control of cancer, the advancement of biomedical knowledge through laboratory and clinical research, and the training of scientists, physicians and other health care workers.

Job Description

The Molecular Cytogenetics Core Facility at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking a highly motivated Senior Research Scientist to provide scientific and technical support to the research community at MSKCC. The candidate must have the ability to work independently and be proficient in experimental design, data analysis and interpretation.


The position requires experience in karyotyping, tissue culture, DNA isolation, PCR,DNA labeling, and set up of FISH-based assays, operating commercial cytogenetics imaging systems and laboratory management (reagent preparation, ordering supplies, maintaining laboratory equipment, logbooks and databanks). The candidate will also assist in the operational management of the Core, contribute to scientific journals and grants and participate in scientific conferences/meetings.Molecular Cytogenetics Core Facility is seeking a highly motivated and successful individual
with a background in specialty. Include information about the lab or department and the research (including link to page).


The ideal candidate should have:
● PhD in Biological Sciences, or equivalent, with emphasis on karyotyping and
● Minimum 3 years of practical experience in Cytogenetics and FISH
● Familiarity with Good Laboratory Practice procedures


If you have any questions about this job opportunity, please contact:


Gouri Nanjangud, PhD
Molecular Cytogenetics Core Facility
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Ave, Box 362
New York, NY 10065




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