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Axle Informatics - Proteomics Specialist

Purpose: To provide a Proteomics Specialist within a core facility to support scientists at the NIH/NIAID Rocky Mountain Laboratories.  RML is a state-of-the-art research facility within the NIAID’s intramural research program and supports 22 principal investigators, approximately 50 postdoctoral and predoctoral fellows and ~25 Staff Scientists.  The main focus of the research agenda is infectious disease and immunology. The candidate will be responsible for coordinating project design, sample preparation, acquisition, and bioinformatics for a diverse set of infectious disease and immunology proteomics projects.


Axle Informatics - Scientific Operator for Flow Cytometry Instruments

Purpose: To provide an outstanding scientific operator for flow cytometry instruments at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.  The Flow Cytometry Facility in the Research Technologies Branch (RTB), in the Division of Intramural Research (DIR), National Institutes of Health.  The research agenda of the DIR focuses mostly on immunology and infectious disease research, and flow cytometry is central to many research projects.  The DIR supports approximately 120 principle investigators and 500 postdoctoral and clinical fellows. The Facility currently hosts six high speed cell sorters, five cell analyzers, and one imaging cytometer. Operations covers both BSL2 and BSL3 laboratories.


Clemson University Genomics and Bioinformatics Facility Postdoctoral Scholar

The Clemson University Genomics and Bioinformatics Facility (CUGBF) is a research, service, and educational facility tailored to design, facilitate data collection, conduct experimental analyses and education of faculty, staff, graduate, and undergraduate students. The facility provides rounded expertise in areas that focus on the discovery and functional analysis of important genes, networks, and genomic regions from plants, animals, fungi, and especially microbes, through genomics and bioinformatics. A critical short- and long-term focus is to establish and expand a solid bioinformatics core through infrastructure and intellectual resources. This position is funded by an Institutional Development Award from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health granted to Clemson University’s Eukaryotic Pathogen Innovation Center (EPIC).

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The University of Texas at San Antonio - Project Coordinator

Under direction of the Director for Research Infrastructure Support, manage all administrative operations related to the web-based iLab system at UTSA, including, but not limited to, creating user profiles, tracking project agreements, updating cost centers, processing and verifying monthly usage data, generating invoices, conducting audits, generating reports, and serving as the central point of contact for researchers and core facility directors. Coordinate external client unilateral agreements and/or POs, verify and process monthly billing for UTSA core facilities, generate and send invoices to internal and external clients, track accounts receivable and reconcile payments. Assist in the formulation and writing of new or amended policies, procedures, and guides to support campus best practices, internal controls and use of iLab and/or other software products utilized by the department. Conduct detailed cost analysis for UTSA core facilities and prepare summary to assist the Director in formal rate review and approval process.

Act as a liaison to campus researchers and core facility directors and staff to facilitate the use of research equipment and services provided by UTSA core facilities. Perform for timely and economic utilization of resources assigned and submit regular reports to the Director on the current status of all activities. Continuously evaluate performance of department policies and tools (e.g. iLab) and make recommendations for changes and enhancements to ensure evolution as necessary to meet the needs of the campus research community and serve the broader UTSA research mission.


The University of Texas at San Antonio - UTSA Center for Innovative Drug Discovery - Research Program Coordinator

The UTSA Center for Innovative Drug Discovery (CIDD) provides capabilities and core services to support biomedical research related to drug discovery. CIDD catalyzes collaborations with investigators by providing high-quality, industry-level services and expertise related to small molecule drug discovery and pre-clinical development. CIDD is searching for a Research Program Coordinator to plan, schedule, and coordinate detailed phases of administrative matters in support of research programs and projects. The position will oversee the day-to-day administrative coordination of research programs and projects including data reporting, data management, staffing, budget forecasting, deadlines, and supervision of assigned technical and clerical research staff. Other typical duties include creating and maintaining systems, procedures and websites, providing support for the grant application process, administering and monitoring grant budgets and providing administrative support for conferences and symposiums.


The University of Texas at San Antonio - UTSA Kleberg Advanced Microscopy Center (KAMC) - Research Instrumentation Coordinator

The Kleberg Advanced Microscopy Center (KAMC) at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) is a core research facility that enables materials research, design and studies across multiple disciplines through microscopy, analysis and imaging support to UTSA researchers and students as well as the local, regional, and industry partners. This position will serve as a Research Instrumentation Coordinator for the Kleberg Advanced Microscopy Center (KAMC) and will support the operation of the expanding, state-of-the-art electron microscopy and materials characterization facility.


UC Davis - RCFP Program Manager

Under general direction of the Executive Director (ED) of the Research Core Facilities Program (RCFP), manage, analyze and administer multiple programs within the newly created RCFP. Collaborate with core Faculty Directors and staff to understand the research and core business processes that support academic research.

Monitor compliance and progress of individual projects, provide support to project leads in achieving project goals, including administrative and operational problem-solving and facilitating the development of research initiatives and partnerships across campus and with other universities, national labs, educational and public institutions and industry (domestic and international).

Develop program communications strategy and content, write reports to assess overall program, organize meetings, workshops and technology-focused seminar series.  


University of Colorado Boulder - Core Facilities Director

The Research & Innovation Office (RIO) is the central point for support and advocacy for CU Boulder’s world-class scholarship, creative work, and research. RIO seeks a Director of Core Facilities and Shared Instrumentation to join our team. We have an established tradition of providing its faculty and the surrounding scientific community access to state-of-the-art technologies – largely through a significant number of independently run core research centers. As Director, you will partner with campus, to establish a strategic plan for the university’s engagement. Curious about how you will leave your mark at CU Boulder? The future coordination of these individual facilities, will help to ensure the long-term future success and sustainability of our multi-user research facilities. 


New York University - Asst Research Scientist


NYU School of Medicine is one of the nation’s top-ranked medical schools. For 175 years, NYU School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless people. An integral part of NYU Langone Health, the School of Medicine at its core is committed to improving the human condition through medical education, scientific research, and direct patient care. For more information, go to, and interact with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Position Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Asst Research Scientist.

The Assistant Research Scientist position will report to the Director of the Metabolomics Core Resource Laboratory. The candidate will work closely with other staff members in the core to provide exceptional service to clients. Performing metabolomics in immune cells requires specialized knowledge, therefore the candidate will have expertise with cell culture techniques and experience with common in vivo and ex vivo models used in immunology research.

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Augusta University - Director of Core Labs & Shared Research Services

Reporting directly to the SVP for Research or designee, the primary responsibility of the Director of Core Labs & Shared Research Services is the SVP of Research Office’s central oversight of management of the individual research core labs and services, which are under the direction of individual core lab scientific directors and managers, the completion of yearly reviews and oversight for the management of the core staff, and oversight for core billing and account management. They will assist Core Lab Managers and Core Scientific Directors in complying with Uniform Guidance and AU Service Center Policies, in establishing policies and service pricing, and in improving service request processes and billing. They will prepare financial and administrative reports regarding current cores as well as provide recommendations for new and retiring cores. They will also help educate the AU community and others regarding the services the core provide, and will support marketing of these services/ testing. This position will also assist SVP for Research in research space assessment and assignments, and other research facility function and support.

UC Davis - Business Analyst

The Office of Research at UC Davis is hiring a Business Analyst to serve as the Stratocore PPMS Implementation Associate, charged with leading the implementation of appropriate configuration and process changes for core facilities transition to use of Stratocore PPMS. Qualified candidates have experience configuring, managing and/or using enterprise-wide core administrative software systems, working with or in a research unit providing research equipment, services, or other support, and constructing from incomplete, disjointed, and/or conflicting information, a comprehensive end-to-end view of a business system environment. This position requires strong communication, presentation, and project management skills.

Augusta University - Georgia Cancer Center - Biorepository Manager - Director for State-wide Biorepository

Georgia Cancer Center Tumor Bank/Biorepository Shared Resource at Augusta University provides accrual, annotation and storage services for biospecimens.  The major focus area of the GCCB is oncology, and the GCCB serves as the central hub for the statewide biobanking initiative, Biorepository Alliance of Georgia – Oncology. The Georgia Cancer Center supports an experienced team of scientists who develop preclinical and translational approaches to combat cancer.  

The GCCB has been operational since 2005 and has accrued over 40,000 samples.  There is a state-of-the art liquid nitrogen freezer bank and secure -80oC freezer farm.  A new state-of-the art biorepository software package is newly online and 3-D barcoding is envisioned for proper supply chain management.

Purdue University - Postdoctoral Researcher - Bioinformatics Core

The Bioinformatics Core at Purdue supports biological research efforts across the university. We are looking for highly motivated individuals interested in interacting with multi-disciplinary groups and contributing to the development of new tools, techniques and workflows, to support research efforts in model and non-model organisms. Individuals will be expected to perform routine and project specific data analysis including, but not limited to, de novo assembly, gene prediction and annotation, RNA-Seq, ChIP-Seq, metagenomics analyses, SNP prediction and identification, using various software packages.

Individuals will have the opportunity to engage in multi-omics data integration and be part of an international research consortium on insect genomes. The position requires experience with de novo assembly and characterization of genomes and transcriptomes.

University of North Dakota - Genomics Scientist

The purpose of this position is to manage ongoing Genomics and bioinformatics research and provide genomics services to internal and external clients in the genomics Core.  This position will provide comprehensive assistance with the design and implementation of experiments, technical assistance with advanced equipment and methods, computational and statistical analysis, and results reporting for SMHS faculty, staff, and students, as well as outside collaborating entities.  The position will collaborative with investigators and others to bring issues to appropriate resolution; will present at seminars/teaching forums; and will work on an on-going basis to identify challenges and future directions as the Genomics Core continues to grow.

More information about this position is available at the jobsite here.

University of North Texas Health Science Center - Research Associate - Genomics Core Laboratory

The Division of Research & Innovation at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Research Associate for its Genomics Core Laboratory. 

Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to: 

  • Conduct genomic sequencing workflow, operate and maintain related equipment, prepare samples, process data and assist with interpretation of data. 
  • Assist scientists with experimental design. 
  • Provide customer service to users of the newly established Genomics Core Laboratory. 

For more information, please visit the University of North Texas Health Science Center jobsite here.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital - Genome Sequencing Analyst II

The Hartwell Center at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital seeks a Genome Sequencing Analyst II. This position will use state-of-the-art technology to support the fight against pediatric cancer and other catastrophic childhood diseases. With the most advanced technology available, this position will utilize Next Generation Sequencing in an automated, high throughput environment to produce accurate results for research and clinical teams. This role will share the responsibility for sample quality control, library preparation, and the operation of various automated DNA sequencers with a collaborative, high-performance team. Candidates who have experience in molecular biology skills and next gen sequencing would thrive in this role.

The Hartwell Center is a shared resource available to researchers at St. Jude. It is a unique integration of high-throughput biotechnology and bioinformatics resources, designed to provide St. Jude with state-of-the-art tools for discovery. Our mission is to be the best in applying modern bioinformatics and biotechnology to the study and treatment of pediatric catastrophic diseases.

 More information is available online here.

Emory University - Senior Scientist (Technical Director)

Exciting and unique job opportunity available at Emory University as the Senior Scientist (Technical Director) of the Winship Cancer Tissue and Pathology Shared Resource Center (Tissue SR). Looking for a qualified professional with experience and knowledge of biorepository operations and activities as well as knowledge of regulations and procedures designed to protect human subjects in the context of biospecimen-based research. Experience working in a clinical or CAP-accredited facility a plus. Responsible for the administration and operation of biorepository activities including oversight to ensure that the procurement, storage, processing, and distribution of biospecimens occurs in a cost- and time-efficient, CAP-compliant manner. Serves as a resource for current biobanking guidelines and best practices and uses this knowledge to regularly update standard operating procedures. Responsible for oversight of both the physical and virtual biospecimen inventory and provides oversight of data collection for biospecimens to ensure data quality and timeliness. Oversees specimen processing, such as histological, immunostaining, digital pathology and multiplex IHC services.

If interested, here is the direct link to apply:

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute - Center for Protein Degradation - Scientists & Research Associates

Join Dana-Farber's new Center for Protein Degradation.

The goal of the Center for Protein Degradation (CPD) at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is to interrogate and advance a large portfolio of advanced targeted protein degrader targets while creating a next-generation protein degrader platform. The platform will utilize knowledge created while interrogating the targets and will continue to advance the science of targeted protein degradation of additional members of the proteasomeee for therapeutic benefit.

The new Center for Protein Degradation will be led by Nathanael Gray, PhD, and Eric Fischer, PhD, both world-renowned scientists, while operational support, management expertise and initial funds will be contributed by Deerfield Management.

Now Hiring: Scientists & Research Associates 

Why Join Our Team?

If you want to be part of advancing and identifying novel therapeutics targeted to end cancer, the new Center for Protein Degradation is the place for you!  

To view current opportunities, and to apply, please click here:  

Our employees enjoy a competitive benefits program, with a wide variety of choices and programs to support each employee's life stage and each family's needs. Dana-Farber provides flexible health plans; life insurance plans; savings plans and financial planning assistance; professional development and training programs; tuition reimbursement; holistic well-being programs — all of these and more in an ongoing commitment to our staff's health, wellness, and work-life balance.

Dana-Farber is a diverse, inclusive, caring community, where all are welcome. We work every day to create an environment in which each staff member, patient, and family feels valued and respected.  

Arizona State University - Technical Service + Sales Liaison

ASU Knowledge Enterprise is seeking a motivated, sales savvy Technical Services and Sales Liaison to cultivate and develop relationships between companies and the Knowledge Enterprise's Core Research Facilities. As the Technical Services and Sales Liaison, you will actively market the Core Facilities programs and services to businesses, as well as individual enterprises, to expose opportunities. 

This is an incentivized position with the opportunity for you to earn more for meeting or exceeding sales goals. The total target compensation for this position (Base annual salary + Meeting Sales Goal Incentive) starts at $95,000 annually. If you have sales experience in industrial, research-intensive, entrepreneurial, and/or high-technology environments, then this could be the career move for you!

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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory - Assistant Director, Mass Spec Core Facility

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is seeking an experienced research scientist for an immediate opening as Assistant Director of the Mass Spectrometry Core Facility.

The successful candidate will oversee day-to-day operations of a facility that broadly applies proteomics and protein chemistry approaches to support basic research in cancer, neuroscience and plant biology fields. The person will play a critical role in executing technical protocols and laboratory experiments using established protocols as well as contributing to the development of novel experimental designs, workflows, and new analytical methods. They will employ a collaborative approach to work closely with CSHL scientists on all aspects of their projects, including: providing project support, consulting and teaching practical interpretation of proteomic datasets, effectively communicating project progress, writing technical summaries, and assisting as needed with publication and grant writing.

In addition, the Assistant Director will be responsible for supervising and training facility staff, managing operating costs, ensuring a balanced budget and maintaining/troubleshooting equipment. It is also expected that the candidate will collaborate and publish with colleagues at CSHL.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital - Research Lab Specialist, Cell & Tissue Imaging Shared Resource

Research Laboratory Specialist in the Division of Light Microscopy, Cell & Tissue Imaging Center will work with a dynamic team of imaging scientists to offer expert training and advice on design and execution of imaging experiments to investigators conducting transformative research at St. Jude.  Along with other staff, you will consult with St. Jude scientists planning to use microscopy in their research; assist with image acquisition, analysis, quantification, presentation, and publication; and educate investigators on the theory and practice of the resident technologies.

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