Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The Department of Oncologic Pathology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is looking for an experienced Research Technician who is highly skilled and proficient in pathology, cell, and/or tissue-based imaging. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual with a strong knowledge of multiplex biomarker technology and analysis, imaging technology, and/or advanced immunohistochemistry techniques and the ability to manage the deployment of our innovative multiplexed imaging technology – multiplexed ion beam imaging (MIBI). The technician will be expected to work independently and be responsible for the day to day operations and maintenance of this technology and is expected to become an expert in the use of this technology.
The technician will report directly to the Scientific Leader for this program and will work closely with other Faculty and post-doctoral fellows regarding the operation of the machine and successful completion of research projects. The technician will be part of the Molecular Pathology Core Laboratory in the Department of Oncologic Pathology.
The technician will also work directly with the manufacturer and their representatives to manage training, upgrades, and coordination of routine maintenance of the equipment as well as implementation of basic image processing software and software upgrades.