Current Openings

Laboratory Technician, Stem Cell

Coriell Institute for Medical Research is currently seeking a talented individual to join its Stem Cell team. The Stem Cell lab is responsible for establishing new induced pluripotent stem cell lines, from lymphoblastoid cell cultures, and fibroblasts represented in the Coriell repository.

This work involves:

  • Cell line reprogramming
  • Selecting colonies
  • Expanding selected clones
  • Evaluating cell growth
  • Calculating accurate cell viability and population doublings
  • Perform and submit samples for quality control evaluation
  • Maintenance of laboratory records
  • Preparation and dispensing of media and cell culture supplements.

The ideal candidate for this role has an undergraduate degree in cell/molecular biology, biotechnology, or a related discipline. We are primarily interested in meeting potential candidates who have exceptional aseptic cell culture technique and can work well individually or in a team laboratory setting.

Under the direction of the Lab Manager, the incumbent for this role will be responsible for all areas of the Stem cell laboratory and the use of an information management system for recording laboratory activities performed under ISO 9001-2015 standards.

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please email a cover letter and resume to careers@coriell.org. Please note, the cover letter must include a detailed description of your relevant experience in a laboratory setting and, if applicable, highlight your background with non-profit, medical, healthcare, academic, and/or scientific research organization(s).

Now in its 60th year, Coriell Institute for Medical Research is an independent non-profit research center dedicated to the study of the human genome. Expert staff and pioneering programs in the fields of personalized medicine, stem cell biology, cytogenetics, and biobanking drive our mission. EOE

Biobanking Logistics Assistant

Reporting to the Manager, Biobanking Logistics, the Biobanking Logistics Assistant is responsible for, although not limited to, the following tasks:

  • Daily support of and assistance with the tactical operations of all areas of Biobanking Logistics
  • Adhere to Standard Operating Procedures and regulatory agency guidelines
  • Sample management at all locations (pulling, retrieving and storage)
  • Database entry and inventory management
  • Tank filling
  • On-call rotations for equipment monitoring
  • Participate and assist with equipment preventative maintenance schedules
  • Handling of and assistance with internal and external order fulfillment and requests
  • Maintaining a well-organized tank and freezer rooms
  • Assisting with biobanking shipments, including high-volume CAP shipments
  • Participant in contract projects
  • Maintaining an organized and efficient work environment within Biobanking Logistics
  • Other duties as assigned

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please email a cover letter and resume to careers@coriell.org. Please note, the cover letter must include a detailed description of your relevant experience in a laboratory setting and, if applicable, highlight your background with non-profit, medical, healthcare, academic, and/or scientific research organization(s).