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Flow Cytometrist


Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Job Location

1 Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
United States


$53,000.00 - $75,000.00 Annually


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, and a range of recognition and wellness programs. Visit our CSHL Benefits sites to learn more. The salary range for this role is $53,000- $75,000. The salary range and/or hourly rate listed is a good faith determination of potential base compensation that may be offered to a successful applicant for this position at the time of this job advertisement and may be modified in the future. When determining a base salary and/or rate, several factors may be considered as applicable (e.g., years of relevant experience, education, credentials, and internal equity).

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

Job Description

Position Description

Join Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory as a Flow Cytometrist!

Are you passionate about advancing scientific research? The Flow Cytometry Core at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is seeking a dynamic and experienced Flow Cytometrist to join our innovative team. As a world-renowned research institution, CSHL provides a collaborative and cutting-edge environment for individuals looking to make a significant impact in the field of life sciences.

Position Responsibilities

Conduct cell sorting and analysis using state-of-the-art flow cytometry equipment.
Design and optimize experimental panels for various research projects.
Troubleshoot instrument-related issues and ensure proper functionality.
Perform data analysis and interpretation to support ongoing research activities.
Provide technical training to fellow scientists, fostering a collaborative and knowledgeable community.


Position Requirements

Education: Bachelor's degree (BA or equivalent) required in a relevant scientific field. Master's degree is preferred.
- 5 years' experience is preferred.
- Proven experience in cell sorting techniques
- Inquisitive mindset and a passion for advancing scientific understanding
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team
- Proficiency in computer operation for instrument control and data analysis
- Excellent communication skills to facilitate effective collaboration.


Career Development: Exceptional candidates will have opportunities to advance their career and may progress to a managerial position.
Cutting-Edge Environment: Work with cutting-edge flow cytometry technology and contribute to groundbreaking research initiatives.
Collaborative Community: Join a vibrant community of scientists dedicated to pushing the boundaries of knowledge.

How to Apply

How to Apply:

For immediate consideration, please apply online to the position found here:…

Flow Cytometrist Position ID: 748

About Our Organization

Supplemental Information


Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned biomedical research institution in New York. It has shaped contemporary biomedical research and is the home of eight Nobel Prize laureates. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory provides a highly dynamic and interactive research environment and also a unique opportunity of timely exposure to advances in various biomedical research fields and of interaction with a broad range of researchers from all over the world through its renowned Meetings and Courses program.

We believe that science is for everyone. We have had researchers with a variety of backgrounds and believe in the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

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