Research Assistant (P/T)

New York Institute of Technology - Old Westbury, NY4.0

Part-time | TemporaryEstimated: $33,000 - $42,000 a year
EducationSkills
Overview
New York Institute of Technology offers 90 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in more than 50 fields of study, including computer science, data, and cybersecurity; biology and biomedical studies; architecture and design; engineering; health professions and medicine; IT and digital technologies; management; communications and marketing; education and counseling; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education, it welcomes more than 9,000 students worldwide. The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as programs around the world.

New York Tech embraces its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, give all qualified students access to opportunity, and support research and scholarship that benefits the larger world. More than 100,000 alumni comprise an engaged network of doers, makers, and innovators prepared change the world, solve 21st-century challenges, and reinvent the future.

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Responsibilities
NYIT is currently look for a part time Research Assistant to join our NIH-funded project for analysis and extraction of RNA sequence information from pools of digital numbers (currently in excel files) collected from liquid chromatography - mass spectrometers.

Qualifications
Master degree in life sciences
10+ years of experience in Molecular Genetics and Sequencing;
Relevant experience in data analysis of DNA/RNA sequencing and algorithm development
Experience in nucleic acid chemistry and mass spectrometry-based sequencing is a plus

NYIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity