|Job ID||2022-2944||Division||College of Arts & Sciences||# of Openings||1||Position Type||Staff||Type||Regular Full-Time||Category||Research|
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NYIT's College of Arts and Sciences seeks a Research Technician located at the Manhattan Campus. The laboratory of Prof. Shenglong Zhang (http://rnamodifications.org) at the New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) invites applications for this NIH grant funded position which focuses on the development of next generation mass spectrometry-based RNA sequencing methods.
Development of methods to directly sequence RNAs, to examine their associated modifications, and to explore the potential roles of RNA modifications, e.g., in COVID-19, cancer biology, and metabolic diseases. The candidate will join an NIH- funded interdisciplinary research project, and a team of scientist and engineers, e.g., from Columbia University and Cornell Medical School in NYC. The candidate will have ample opportunities to acquire and develop new skills, work closely in a supportive, highly collaborative, and energetic environment with the PIs and collaborators in both academia and industry, and communicate results to the scientific community through conference presentations, patents and peer-reviewed publications.
Application information: The position is open immediately, although the start date is flexible
To apply, please send your 1) cover letter with your career interests, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) description of previous research and research accomplishments in a single pdf file, and 4) arrange three references.
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