Research Assoc I - Flow Cytom

Job Description



Under the direction of the Principal Investigator or Designee, the Research Associate – Flow Cytometry performs a variety of complex research experiments. A key responsibility for this position is the ability to design multiparameter flow cytometry panel and analyze the data.



• Conducts in-depth analysis of research experiments

• Performs complex laboratory experiments

• Interprets data, forms conclusion, and decides on and plans next experiments to be done with a high degree of independence

• Compiles and analyzes data and performs computations using image analysis software, spreadsheets, graphing, and curve fitting software

• May modify protocols and be responsible for a single, independent research project

• Assists in writing the text of scientific publications and grants. Reviews literature

• Trains new laboratory personnel, students, and collaborators

• Maintains laboratory supplies and equipment

• Complies with all safety and infection control standards

• Perform other duties as required

• Design and validation of flow cytometry staining panels

• Troubleshoot poor quality antibody stains

• Flow cytometry data acquisition on multiple instruments

• Analysis of flow cytometry data and preparation of figures for manuscripts and grants



• Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, or equivalent experience

• Knowledge of Microsoft Office products

• Strong ability to analyze complex visual data in a quantitative and objective manner

• Judgment and action skills required to solve commonly encountered problems

• Experience with the operation flow cytometers

• Knowledge of flow cytometry software including FlowJo and FCSexpress

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