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Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 1 week ago(3/27/2020 4:36 PM)
The Genome Technologies team has an exciting opening for a Genomic Technologist. This individual is responsible for testing, developing, streamlining, improving and implementing protocols (new or existing) using cutting-edge nucleic acid and library preparation, next generation sequencing (NGS) and associated technologies.  The Genomic Technologist will work directly with the research and clinical labs to provide services and training. 
Job ID
2020-27696
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 1 week ago(3/27/2020 8:29 AM)
The Protein Production and Purification (P3)  Service seeks a Research Technician/Technologist to join a new service assisting JAX scientists by the cloning, expression and purification of proteins to be used as antigens and reagents at the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. Projects include a combination of mammalian cell culture, chromatography, protein analysis methods, molecular biology, Routine maintenance responsibilities. Although previous experience in these methods is preferred, a candidate with a proven track record of focus, organization, and the ability to follow SOPs while maintaining meticulous records will be considered. This position is a great opportunity for both experienced associates to expand their skills and for energetic new graduates with a passion for research. The salary will be commensurate with experience.
Job ID
2019-27224
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 1 month ago(3/3/2020 10:29 AM)
Great opportunity to work with our Pathology Services as a Necropsy Technician in our Bar Harbor location!   The Necropsy Technician is responsible for performing tasks associated with mouse necropsy procedures for JMCRS, including conducting necropsies on mice for diagnostic purposes for the Sick Mouse Program, for the purpose of tissue collection for external customer orders, and collecting tissues for research studies or for biorepository.  The Necropsy Technician will also participate in routine laboratory maintenance (preparing solutions, ensuring workstation and laboratory cleanliness) and routine administrative tasks (monthly billing, ordering supplies).
Job ID
2019-27418
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 1 month ago(2/25/2020 10:32 AM)
The Jackson Laboratory is a world leader in mammalian genetics, and has a mission we are passionate about: to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.     The Ke Lab invites applicants for Research Assistants to join The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. The Ke Lab focuses on RNA, a central node of genetic information flow from DNA to protein (https://www.jax.org/research-and-faculty/faculty/shengdong-ke). Malfunction of RNAs leads to many human diseases, including neurological diseases and cancer. To thoroughly address fundamental molecular mechanisms of RNA, the Ke Lab utilizes multidisciplinary approaches, including cutting-edge computational biology, biochemistry, innovative bio-technologies, genetics and molecular biology.   We invite highly motivated individuals who are eager to acquire new knowledge and grow new skill sets in a team environment. Candidates with a background in one or multiple areas are preferred, including computational programming, cell culture, biochemistry, molecular biology, biotechnological method development, mouse genetics, neurosciences, immunology, stem cell, or cancer biology. The Research Assistant position offers a very exciting opportunity for junior researchers to grow their research experience and skills broadly and thoroughly. We strongly support research assistants for first-authorship/co-authorship in high quality publications, and firmly promote their professional career advancement.  
Job ID
2018-25525
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 1 month ago(2/21/2020 4:50 PM)
The Jackson Laboratory is a world leader in mammalian genetics, and has a mission we are passionate about: to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.    The Ke Lab is seeking a Research Assistant I/II/III with a quantitative computational biology background to join The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine. The Ke Lab focuses on RNA, a central node of genetic information flow from DNA to protein (https://www.jax.org/research-and-faculty/faculty/shengdong-ke). Malfunction of RNAs leads to many human diseases, including neurological diseases and cancer. To thoroughly address fundamental molecular mechanisms of RNA, the Ke Lab utilizes multidisciplinary approaches, including cutting-edge computational biology, biochemistry, innovative biotechnologies, genetics, and molecular biology. The primary duties of this exciting opportunity include developing and applying cutting edge computational/statistical methods to analyze large-scale biological data, including but not limited to gene expression by RNA-seq, CLIP data, CHIP data, DNA methylation, and proteomics. The successful candidate will participate in experimental design, develop and apply analysis tools, and conduct reproducible research procedures. Preference will be given to applicants with proficiency in Python, Perl, or R programming languages.   We invite applications from highly motivated individuals who are eager to acquire new knowledge and grow new skill sets in a team environment. The research assistant position offers opportunities for junior researchers to grow their research experience and skills broadly and thoroughly.
Job ID
2020-27660
Job Locations US-CA-Sacramento
Posted Date 2 months ago(2/17/2020 3:36 PM)
Exciting opportunity to join the In Vivo Services team in Sacramento, CA! Working under general supervision, the In vivo Technologist will be responsible for supporting studies assigned to the Sacramento team by consistently executing procedures according to protocol and associated SOPs. This individual will be a collaborative member of the cross functional In Vivo department and may be assigned to assist the Innovation Product Development team.
Job ID
2020-27611
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 2 months ago(2/14/2020 10:09 AM)
The Necropsy Service has an opening for a full-time position at the Necropsy Technologist I level for our Bar Harbor, ME location!   The Necropsy Technologist will be a collaborative member of a team responsible for supporting JAX internal research programs, requesting necropsy services. Included in these responsibilities is communicating with researchers to understand their project requirements and to develop a standard protocol for their request. The Necropsy Technologist will be able to independently perform requested tissue collections and preparative procedures. This position will also provide training sessions for JAX researchers to teach necropsy, anatomy, dissections and tissue collections.   The Necropsy Technologist will also participate in routine laboratory maintenance (preparing solutions, ensuring workstation and laboratory cleanliness) and perform routine administrative tasks (project documentation, contribute to monthly billing, and ordering supplies).   The position requires a highly motivated individual with a passion for learning and teaching, who works well in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment. Ability to follow established routine procedures and defined schedules, keep records, and work in a team is critical.
Job ID
2020-27545
Job Locations US-CT-Farmington
Posted Date 2 months ago(1/29/2020 12:49 PM)
With oversight from the Scientist of Clinical Assay Development, the Technologist II, Clinical Assay Development (CLIA) will be responsible for processing research samples using cutting-edge technologies for nucleic acid analysis, including but not limited to next-generation sequencing, Sanger sequencing, ddPCR, methylation array and associated sample preparation technologies. These activities will be performed under CLIA/CAP regulations and will directly impact human health and thus must meet the highest possible standards for quality and integrity. The Technologist I, II or III, Clinical Assay Development (CLIA) are distinguishable primarily by level of experience, supervision required, proficiency in problem solving, certification and wider range of training
Job ID
2020-27580
Job Locations US-CT-Farmington
Posted Date 2 months ago(1/27/2020 10:57 AM)
Research Assistant III - Cell Biology Palucka Lab Farmington, CT    The incumbent will support a focused project on the immune response in the lung with work including cell culture to establish lung organoids and air-liquid cultures. Familiarity with flow cytometry and immunological assays is a plus, as these lung organoids will be used for co-cultures with dendritic cells and T cells to study the induction and regulation of immune response to respiratory viruses.  
Job ID
2020-27532
Job Locations US-ME-Bar Harbor
Posted Date 3 months ago(1/8/2020 8:22 AM)
Exciting opportunity to join the Scientific Services team as a a Flow Cytometrist. This individual would assist in all aspects of the daily operations in the flow cytometry facility to support research at the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine.
Job ID
2020-27502