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Columbia University Staff Associate I in New York, New York

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Job Requisition Number 00002134

Field(s) of Specialization Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics

Position Title Staff Associate I

Department PAT Pathology

Division Pathology

Location Medical Center

Summary Description

Technologist must be able to perform molecular HLA typing using SSP and/or rSSO Luminxed-based method, and assign HLA class I and class II typing. The technologist must be able to perform serum screening of anti- HLA antibodies by CDC and solid-phase assay. Technologist must be able to perform cross-matching by both CDC and Flow. Technologist is required to serve on-call coverage for deceased donor cross-matching and capable to make independent judgment with minimum supervision.

Minimum Degree Required


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in natural sciences (Chemistry or Biology preferred) plus 5+ years of specialized experience in high complexity testing in a clinical laboratory setting. Prior experience in Histocompatibility testing is a must; experience in immunology and tissue culture is a plus.

Preferred Qualifications

NYS Clinical Laboratory Technologist ( CLT ) license is a plus but will sponsor for training if necessary.

Additional Information

Ability to communicate effectively in English with colleagues and outside personnel. A good degree of computer literacy (Word processing, Excel spreadsheet, etc.)

RAPS posting date 01/12/2021

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Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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  • Curriculum Vitae

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