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Biological Transmission Electron Microscopy Technologist


Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Job Location

1 Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA, NY 11724
United States


Compensation and Benefits:
Our employees are compensated in many ways for their contributions to our mission, including competitive pay, exceptional health benefits, retirement plans, time off, a range of recognition, wellness programs and access to an affordable and licensed on-site childcare center. Visit our CSHL Benefits site to learn more.

Job Description

Position Description:
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned research institution, seeks a highly motivated dedicated individual to work in a state-of-the-art Microscopy Shared Resource.

Position Responsibilities:
The individual should have extensive practical expertise in biological sample preparation for transmission and scanning electron microscopy including fixation and embedding, thin sectioning, serial sectioning, immune-electron microscopy, negative staining, etc. Hands-on knowledge of confocal and widefield fluorescence microscopy would also be a plus.

The candidate will help users design innovative experiments and they will carry out sample preparation and imaging as well as assist in data interpretation.


Position Requirements
Education: A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in biology or related discipline using transmission electron microscopy.
Experience: One to three years of experience working in a Microscopy Shared Resource is preferred.
Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to work with multiple users in a supporting role, and ability to work independently and proactively with limited supervision are essential.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should apply for this position via the CSHL careers website at…
Position Number 0130. Applicants should include a resume along with a description of their practical expertise and the names as well as email addresses of 3 references.

About Our Organization

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and education institution recognized internationally for its excellence in fundamental areas, such as cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics, and quantitative biology. The Laboratory has long been recognized as a place for nurturing young scientists, with post-doctoral researchers being an integral part of the discovery process. The Laboratory offers a warm, collegial, and collaborative work environment in a beautiful location about one hour from New York City.

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVRAA Federal Contractor

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