Assistant Director, Molecular Diagnostics

New York Genome Center
Job Location
New York, NY 10013
Job Description

The Assistant Director will closely work with the Director of the clinical laboratory to evaluate and interpret molecular diagnostics test results, participate in new and ongoing clinical assay development. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join a state-of-art clinical genomics laboratory and an expanding world-class next-generation genome center.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Interprets and sign out clinical test results. 

  • Work closely with the Director to develop and validation of new molecular tests. 

  • Assist in preparing the laboratory for inspection by regulatory authorities. 

  • Participate in the continued integration of laboratory information system, various 
software/systems for gene, variant curation, interpretation and clinical reporting. 

  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Experience in the performance and interpretation of sequencing data. 

  • MD or PhD with clinical training and ABMGG certification in Clinical Molecular 
Genetics or ABMGG/ABP certification in Molecular Genetic Pathology. 

  • New York State Certificate of Qualification or eligibility in genetic testing or 
oncology categories. 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and organizational skills are 
essential for this role.
How to Apply
About Our Organization

The New York Genome Center (NYGC) is an independent, non-profit organization that leverages the collaborative resources of leading academic medical centers, research universities, and commercial organizations. Our vision is to transform medical research and clinical care in New York and beyond through the creation of one of the largest genomics facilities in North America, integrating sequencing, bioinformatics, and data management, as well as performing cutting-edge genomics research.

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