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Research Assistant/Associate

New York Institute of Technology
Job Location:
Old Westbury, 11568
Laboratory and Research
Job ID: 2024-3498

Division: Basic Sciences

# of Openings: 1

Position Type: Staff

Type: Regular Full-Time


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NYTech's College of Osteopathic Medicine, Biomedical Sciences seeks a Research Assistant/Associate located at the Long Island (Old Westbury, NY) campus.

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Perform molecular and cellular experiments as agreed upon and approved by the supervising professor, Dong Zhang, Ph.D. This includes implementing the experimental design, data collection, statistical analysis, and writing manuscripts.

Train and oversee research data collection by students and other lab personnel.

Manage and maintain a safe and clean lab environment, including ordering lab supplies.


B.S., B.A., or M.S., in biology and related area is required.

Knowledge of basic molecular and cellular biology is required.

Ability to search and analyze literature is required.

Must have excellent analytical, problem solving skills and communication skills.

New York Institute of Technology offers numerous opportunities to enhance personal and professional growth and provides employees with a competitive compensation and benefits program inclusive of  generous paid time off, holidays, tuition remission, and retirement plans with employer contributions.

New York Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Other Information

In compliance with local legislation as well as to provide greater transparency to candidates, the annual base salary range for this position is listed. New York Tech considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate experience/expertise, education/training, key skills, geographic location, internal peer equity as well as market, organizational considerations and/or applicable collective bargaining agreement when extending an offer.

Minimum Salary

USD $45,000.00/Yr.

Maximum Salary

USD $62,400.00/Yr.

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