Research Technician
Boston, MA
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Job Description

Overview

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.

We are seeking a highly motivated candidate to fill a full-time research technician position in Dr. David Weinstock's laboratory at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. We are a translational leukemia and lymphoma research laboratory that uses a variety of biochemical, molecular, and cell biology approaches to identify new therapeutic targets, develop preclinical models of disease, and test novel therapeutics both in vitro and in vivo. The research technician would work on a project studying mechanisms of response and resistance to JAK2 kinase inhibition in B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia and myeloproliferative neoplasms. The successful candidate will be a team player capable of handling multiple tasks and adaptable to a fast-paced research environment.

Responsibilities

The technician will be responsible for conducting experiments to advance the research progress in the lab. As part of this work, they will be responsible for the following:
Job Type Full-time