Research Investigator

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Job Location
One Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724

Comprehensive benefits package

Job Description

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is presently seeking a highly motivated Research Investigator to lead a three person team dedicated to histology services.

The Research Investigator will develop and streamline the team’s histology workflow from tissue embedding to digital archiving and sharing of virtual slides. Responsibilities will include the design, troubleshooting and optimization of all immunohistology staining using automated slide staining system. The ideal candidate will be responsible for providing reliable data for validation of research hypotheses, and will collaborate closely with various cancer research groups.



Qualifications should include:

• Extensive experience with automated histology staining in fields of medical, health or developmental biology.

• Extensive experience with experimental design, development and execution of immunohistochemistry at core facility or equivalent setting.

• Experience with administration and budgeting at a core facility.

• Experience with troubleshooting and maintaining automated histology equipment.

A Ph.D. in biology or related discipline is required.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

If interested, please apply for this position via the CSHL careers website at:

Position Number 00835-A

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, quantitative biology and genomics. CSHL provides a highly dynamic and interactive environment for scientific research. Researchers at CSHL benefit from extensive interaction and collaboration among diverse faculty and labs, and state-of-the-art shared facilities and resources. In addition, CSHL Meetings and Courses program provides an opportunity for interacting with a broad range of researchers and exposure to timely advances in many areas of scientific research.

For more information about CSHL, please visit us at

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

How to Apply

If interested, please apply for this position via the CSHL careers website at:  

Position Number 00835-A

About Our Organization

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is located on Long Island, outside of New York City, in New York, USA. Home to eight Nobel Laureates, Cold Spring Harbor provides an immersive and highly-collaborative research environment on the shores of the Long Island Sound. Cold Spring Harbor is an NCI-designated Cancer Center, and every year, over 10,000 scientists journey to Cold Spring Harbor to attend one of CSHL’s famous Meetings and Courses.

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