Research Career Ladder - Genome Engineering

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Center for Advanced Genome Engineering


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At St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, we know what can be achieved when the brightest scientific minds face the fewest barriers. That’s why we provide world-class facilities, state-of-the-art technologies, and extraordinary support for your research to ensure scientific progress is never halted from a lack of resources. At St. Jude, you will be part of a collaborative, bench-to-bedside environment where you can see, firsthand, how your science translates into survival for the children we serve.


This is an exciting opportunity for a scientist at any career level to join our Center for Advanced Genome Engineering (CAGE) laboratory. Our laboratory offers a strong team-based environment where you will work collaboratively with other investigators across the institution to support their research needs and develop and improve genome engineering technologies. As a member of this laboratory, you will also bring in cutting edge protocols to provide newer and better workflows to our genome engineering operations.

Successful candidates should display competencies in the following areas:

  • Understanding of and experience with molecular biology and genome engineering
  • Extensive experience with cell culture (experience with iPSC and ESC a plus)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Screening experience a plus
  • Computer programming and/or robotic experience a plus
  • Next generation sequencing library preparation and analysis experience a plus
  • Flow cytometry experience is a plus

Minimum Education

Bachelor's degree in an appropriate scientific field required. Master’s or Ph.D. a plus.

Minimum Experience

Five (5) years post degree experience in appropriate scientific field is preferred.


Applicants at all experience levels will be considered.



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