NYU Langone is one of the nation's premier academic medical centers that includes five hospitals (Tisch Hospital, Rusk Rehabilitation, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Hassenfeld Children's Hospital of New York, and NYU Lutheran Medical Center) and more than 200 ambulatory locations across the New York metropolitan area. It also includes NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. Our trifold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved daily through an integrated academic culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research. Learn more about NYU Langone.
Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Assistant Research Scientist.
In this role, the successful candidate is responsible for collaborating with Principal Investigators (PI) and working independently within the scientific framework of the PIs laboratory.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organization's Core Values and incorporates them into the performance of duties.
Initiates, interprets, organizes, executes, and coordinates research assignments critical to PIs research projects.
Formulates and conducts research on problems of moderate scope and complexity on melanocyte stem cells and their involvement in hair regeneration, wound healing.
Manages animal colony and IACUC protocols to minimize costs and maxamize efficient breeding and distribution to all projects.
Carries out research experiments utilizing protein chemistry, molecular biology and in vitro and in vivo models.
Collaborates on new ideas that promote current research. Exercises a moderate degree of creativity, foresight, and mature judgment in planning, organizing, and guiding extensive scientific research programs and activities of outstanding novelty and/or importance.
Manages the operations of a lab for the Principal Investigator by supervising students and technicians. Oversees the maintenance and upkeep of all instruments and laboratory facilities.
Ensures timely and accurate completion of research projects.
Provides students with technical guidance and direction in the operation of various sample preparation techniques, extraction lines, and equipment as well as general laboratory practices and safety protocols.
Seeks grant funding from external sources in support of their independent research projects with consent of the PI and the Department Chair. Participates in writing grant proposals.
Responsible for research/lab quality control and compliance, both for their work and the technicians and students they supervise.
Develops protocols for the collection and quality of research data.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Develops research techniques and methodologies.
Maintains a thorough knowledge of the advances in specialized fields through attendance of scientific conferences and reading the latest peer-reviewed journal articles
Makes significant contributions to scientific papers. Is a resource/ author/ co-author for reports and presentations.
Provides recommendations for equipment purchases and for the redesign of lab space.
Coordinates the activity and experimental design between various labs, scientific staff, and collaborators. Identifies and resolves technical problems.
May serve on internal committees to help further goals of research projects and bring new expertise to the research program.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Masters Degree and 2 years of experience or PhD who has completed Postdoctoral Fellowship
Preferred Qualifications: Substantial experience from having completed Post Doc training. Established a record of publications
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online. If you wish to view NYU Langone Medical Center's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal 'EEO is the law' poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information. To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here.
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.