Research Instrumentation Specialist in Sequencing

Research Instrumentation Specialist in Sequencing

New York University: Abu Dhabi: Core Technology Platforms Operations NYUAD Research Instrumentation Specialist in Sequencing - Core Technology Platforms Operations

Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

NYU Abu Dhabi has dedicated significant resources to developing one of the premier science and engineering research laboratories in the region. An integral component of the laboratories are the Core Technology Platforms (CTP), which are shared facilities that support research activities across disciplines. Each CTP consists of a suite of research-grade equipment and are defined by the type of research they facilitate.

The Core Technology Platforms Operations at New York University Abu Dhabi is inviting applications for full time Research Instrumentation Specialist position for Sequencing Core.

The successful applicant will work with researchers and faculty on an as-needed basis and assist them in setting up and running experiments in the Sequencing CTP. Experience is required in genomic technologies, next generation sequencing methodologies, and data analysis methods and interpretation. Candidates must have a strong background and hands on experience with liquid handling robots and high throughput next generation sequencing operations including MiSeq/NextSeq/HiSeq/NovaSeq; 3rd generation sequencing is also highly desirable as well as experience with single-cell and DropSeq genomic platforms.

Applicants must have a PhD in relevant field with advanced training in Genomics, Molecular/Cell Biology, or related field.

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NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.

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UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.


This position is not located in the United States. You must be willing to relocate to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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