Rockefeller University Research Assistant in New York, New York

Job Title Research Assistant

Laboratory / Department Bacterial Pathogenesis and Immunology

Department Description

Our lab focuses on understanding the earliest events by which gram-positive bacteria, particularly streptococci and staphylococci, interact with the human mucous membrane surface, the site where most infections begin.

Detailed Description

The Research Assistant will contribute to projects involving pathogenic bacteria, such as S. aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and E. coli. Will be responsible for maintaining tissue cultures, reviving frozen cells, growing mammalian cells for expression of engineered antibodies, and purifying antibodies.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in science required. Must have experience with ELISA assays, protein purification techniques, tissue culture and bacterial growth and maintenance, column chromatography, and microscopy.

Additional Details

The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans