Columbia University's Institute for Genomic Medicine invites applicants for a Staff Associate/Senior Staff Associate position. Candidates should have strong, relevant scientific experience. Responsibilities will include carrying out experiments and investigatory work in a vibrant research program, and active participation in the Institute's programs and activities. The Staff Associate/Senior Staff Associate will implement laboratory processes/protocols and may be responsible for managing an operational or administrative component of a laboratory or program.
The Institute for Genomic Medicine (IGM) at Columbia University Medical Center is a unique interdisciplinary research environment specializing in human genetics and genomics. The IGM employs next generation sequencing technologies and leads cutting-edge research programs developing cellular and animal models of human disease. The Institute is actively recruiting research scientists to be at the forefront of the rapidly expanding field of precision medicine and therapeutic discovery in the areas of human genetics/precision medicine, experimental genetics, and bioinformatics/statistical genetics.
Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.