The Department of Biological Sciences at Columbia University in the City of New York is seeking applicants for a Project and Lab Manager at the rank of Associate Research Scientist. The incumbent will assist in the management of the Stockwell Laboratory, its cutting-edge research projects and related operations. As part of these activities, the incumbent will manage and conduct research involving cell and molecular biology, chemical biology, biochemistry and chemistry. Therefore, the incumbent will assist in the writing of manuscripts, progress reports, grant applications, and other documents, and safety and regulatory compliance. The incumbent will also be responsible for orderly maintenance of the laboratory including chemicals, equipment, the animal colony and protocols, the reagent inventory, and other materials essential for the project, as well as human subjects protocols, and monitoring general lab safety practices and radioactive and medical waste. The ideal candidate will be organized, dynamic, enthusiastic, skilled at working with other people, managing collaborations, solving scientific and organizational hurdles, and excited about contributing to scientific discoveries.
Minimum Degree Required: Ph.D.
Requirements: Candidates are required to have a PhD and to have established an ability to do biological and/or chemical research. 5+ years of laboratory experience required.
Preferred Qualifications: Prior experience in conducting related experiments and laboratory and project management.
All applications must be received in Columbia’s Recruitment of Academic Personnel system (RAPS) to be considered. To submit an application go to the following link: http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/4762
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran