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.
This position will assist scientists in performing scientific research, development and/or clinical tasks of varying complexity. In general, this position will assist in the set up, operation and maintenance of laboratory instruments and equipment, monitoring experiments, making observations and calculating and recording results.
Dipanjan Chowdhury’s laboratory in Radiation Oncology is searching for a motivated research technician. The position will focus on research in understanding the molecular biology of DNA repair. Basic understanding of biochemistry and molecular biology is necessary. Responsibilities include general laboratory maintenance, making reagents and buffers. This position requires excellent communication skills, close attention to detail, and consistent work habits. Responsibilities will include some aspects of laboratory management. Applicants need to have BA/BS in life science, chemistry or related field at least 0-2 years lab experience.
Start date is not later than mid-June.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.