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Job ID: 182512

Research Tech
Tufts University

Date Posted Mar. 29, 2022
Title Research Tech
University Tufts University
Boston, MA, United States
Department The Trustees of Tufts College
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory


Department of Immunology maintains research programs that focus on translational and basic research in areas relevant to human disease. Our goal is to become a world-class center for the study of inflammation and the targeted development of novel therapeutics for both treatment and prevention of immune-mediated diseases. We are located in Boston on the Health Sciences Campus of Tufts University.


What You'll Do

This is a grant funded position and is not eligible for severance pay.


Under the close supervision of the Principal Investigator, Paola Massari, the Research Technician responsibilities include:

  • Conduct routine experiments following established immunological procedures and protocols to achieve results
  • Perform techniques such as routine immune assays, tissue culture, PCR, immunohistochemistry, gel electrophoresis, protein purification and others
  • Record test results, analyze data using basic statistics, new bioinformatics tools
  • Maintain laboratory equipment and order inventory of supplies
  • Monitor animal colonies and perform husbandry, collect samples and maintain records


What We're Looking For

Basic Requirements:

  • Knowledge and skills typically acquired by a Bachelor’s degree in science with up to one year of relevant laboratory experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with basic laboratory techniques and procedures
  • Good organizational skills and communication skills


An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Equal Opportunity Employer - minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.


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