Research Specialist

Position Summary

The Epigenomics Core Facility at Weill Cornell is an advanced genomics center that specializes in developing and providing cutting edge technologies for epigenetic and genetic profiling. Among the core expertise are methylation profiling, chromatin accessibility, single cell gene expression and extensive computational infrastructure for management, analysis and distribution of data. We are seeking a Research Specialist who will be interacting with the scientific community at Weill Cornell and advance their research projects. The responsibilities of this position will include technical support for the existing core facility techniques and semi-independent implementation of new techniques, primarily based on high-throughput sequencing assays. The Research Specialist will work with the Core Director to review and troubleshoot procedures and to maintain complete documentation for assay development, sample and process tracking, quality assessment, data return and results reporting.

Position Activities

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Highly Desired Requirements

Excellent benefits package.


Please submit a cover letter, contact information (including email address) for three references, and resume to:

Also, please submit an application through Weill Cornell Medicine Career Opportunities portal: Req Number 49830 - Research Specialist, Genomics & Epigenomics