Research Assistant Positions: Biomedical Research (full time)
The Rockefeller University (New York City)
full time, post graduation (application deadline 29 January 2020, via Crimson Careers)
We are currently hiring graduating seniors for 1-2 year biomedical research assistant positions to work closely with senior scientists and participate in challenging, complex, and dynamic research projects.
Follow your passion for excellence in science and join our researchers in the pursuit of science for the benefit of humanity. Responsibilities: As a Rockefeller research assistant, you will (1) conduct cutting-edge biomedical research; (2) interact with senior scientists who are committed to your mentorship; (3) learn advanced lab techniques and build strong analytical skills; (4) present your work at lab meetings, journal clubs, and conferences; (5) attend a rich program of scientific meetings, lectures, and special events. Requirements: This opportunity is open to current seniors at Harvard. Bachelor's in science required. Previous laboratory experience preferred. Additional Information: This is an excellent opportunity for those interested in taking 1-2 years off before attending medical and graduate programs. After two years, research assistants go on to the top Ph.D., MD and MD/Ph.D. programs, while some choose to continue as a third-year researcher to learn more. As a Research Assistant, these students will be given a chance to further their curiosity about science to find out firsthand what research is all about. Not to mention we have/had many Harvard grads working and thriving on our campus. Please find a more detailed job description attached and below. Research assistants will enjoy excellent compensation and benefits, including tuition reimbursement, as well as unspoken luxuries including our intimate community, extreme prestige (number of Nobel prizes and laureates on-campus), incredible funding and core facilities, and the perks – free beer at our Faculty Club, state-of-the-art gym facility, river view, living in NYC! Our Culture includes (1) an incredible haven for some of the best science in the world; (2) a scientific oasis; (3) an inspiring, collaborative atmosphere; (4) a strong social and environmental consciousness; (5) an intellectually curious academic environment; and (6) a 14-acre campus setting in NYC. The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veteran. To Apply: Applications must be made directly through Crimson Careers by January 29th at 11:59 pm. When you apply, we learn about your goals, educational background, research experience, and scientific interests to find you a position you’ll thrive in. A representative from the Talent Acquisition staff at The Rockefeller University in NYC will be on-campus at Harvard recruiting for Biomedical Research Assistant positions on Thursday, February 6, 2020. (posted 1/2020)