Research Assistant – Esophageal and Gastric Cancers (Research Institute)

McGill University

Job Title:

Analysis Assistant – Esophageal and Gastric Cancers (Analysis Institute)


Analysis Institute of the MUHC

Work Location:


Job Class:

Analysis and educating

Job Kind:

Non permanent full time


$47,320.00 – $87,887.80 /12 months

Le Centre universitaire de santé McGill (CUSM) est un centre hospitalier universitaire intégré, reconnu à l’échelle internationale pour l’excellence de ses programmes cliniques, de sa recherche et de son enseignement. Le CUSM a pour objectif d’assurer aux sufferers des soins fondés sur les connaissances les plus avancées dans le domaine de la santé et de contribuer au progrès des connaissances.

Job Description

The Analysis Institute of the McGill College Well being Centre (RI-MUHC) is a world-renowned biomedical and hospital analysis centre. Positioned in Montreal, Quebec, the Institute is the analysis arm of the McGill College Well being Centre (MUHC) affiliated with the College of Drugs at McGill College. The RI-MUHC is supported partly by the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS).

Place abstract
Dr. Ferri’s Laboratory is a translational analysis lab and a part of the Thoracic Surgical procedure and Higher Gastrointestinal Most cancers Analysis Laboratories ( on the McGill College Well being Centre (MUHC). We’re searching for a extremely motivated skilled analysis assistant in esophageal and gastric most cancers analysis.

Basic Duties
The profitable candidate will likely be a part of a multidisciplinary group and will likely be concerned in a number of initiatives:
• Assortment, processing and archiving of human tissue and blood samples from consenting individuals for downstream genomics, transcriptomics and proteomics assays,
• Assortment of knowledge and present archival samples and upkeep of databases for samples,
• Derivation and upkeep of human-derived organoid mannequin techniques,
• Optimization and efficiency of experiments to evaluate response to remedy in fashions of esophageal and gastric cancers.

Training / Expertise

Training: Grasp’s Diploma
Subject of Research: Biology, Experimental Drugs, Immunology or associated discipline.

Work Expertise: not less than 2 years

Skilled Membership: ☐ Sure ☒ No

Different Necessities:
• Wonderful French and English, spoken and written,
• Wonderful communication and interpersonal expertise,
• Skill to work independently or with groups with minimal supervision,
• Wonderful communication and interpersonal expertise,
• Skill to work independently or with groups with minimal supervision after applicable coaching,
• Element-oriented and capable of multitask,
• Expertise working in cell tradition, ideally with major cell strains and human tissue,
• Skill to troubleshoot procedures and protocols,
• Skill to work with clinicians and fundamental scientists.

Further data

Standing: Non permanent Full-Time (35-hour workweek)
Pay Scale: $47,320.00 – $87,887.80, commensurate with training & work expertise
Work Shift: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Work Web site: Montreal Basic Hospital

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The Analysis Institute of the McGill College Well being Centre hires on the premise of benefit and is strongly dedicated to fairness, variety and inclusion inside its neighborhood. We welcome purposes from all certified candidates who self-identify as members of racialized teams/seen minorities, ladies, Indigenous individuals, individuals with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and 2SLGBTQIA+ individuals. We additionally welcome candidates with the abilities and data to productively interact with various communities. Individuals with disabilities who anticipate needing lodging for any a part of the appliance course of could confidentially contact, [email protected]

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