Research Support Specialist, Genomics Resource Center

The Rockefeller University
Job Location
New York, NY 10065

We offer an excellent benefits package, tuition reimbursement and a competitive salary.  The Rockefeller University is located on Manhattan's Upper EastSide, on a15-acre campus, along the East River (

Our culture
*inspiring, collaborative atmosphere
*strong social and environmental consciousness
*intellectually curious academic environment
*14-acre campus setting in NYC

Job Description

The Research Support Specialist will work as part of a team supporting The Rockefeller University community for genomics research. Responsibilities include performing next-generation sequencing, microarray, real-time PCR experiments, maintaining instruments, interacting with users to receive samples, and performing sample quality and quantity checks.


Bachelor's degree in science required; educational emphasis in biology and molecular biology preferred. Experience with molecular biology required; experience with genomics technologies preferred. Must be proficient with a PC and versatile in instrumentation, with a strong sense of responsibility, and the ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment. Strong interpersonal and communication skills required.

How to Apply

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The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans

About Our Organization

At Rockefeller University, a community of world renowned scientist conducts research at the leading edge of biological and biomedical science and trains the next generation of researchers.  A total of 24 scientist have been associated with the University have been honored with the Nobel Prize – including five who have received the award since 1999.

Positions at Rockefeller run the gamut from biomedical research to finance, administration to publishing, fundraising to project management, clinical to facilities. We offer excellent compensation and benefits, including a generous tuition reimbursement program. Our work environment is second to none. A private oasis at the edge of Manhattan’s bustling Upper East Side, Rockefeller’s 14-acre campus is among the city’s most spectacular and soothing landscapes, described by The New York Times as “a musical composition of light, shadow and shades of green.”

Please visit our Web site at to search our current opportunities and discover more about our award-winning science. Phone inquires accepted; 212-327-8300.

The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veteran

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