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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Bioscience Educator, DNALC NJ in Cold Spring Harbor, New York

The DNA Learning Center (DNALC) of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has an immediate educator opening, as we expand our metro New York operations to a new location in Wayne, New Jersey. The full-time position will be at the new DNALC at Passaic County Biotech Innovation Center in Wayne, located on the campus of Passaic County Technical Institute and adjoining a campus of Passaic County Community College. The 6,500 square foot facility will have two teaching labs, a research lab, and a computer classroom.The successful candidate will become a member of a small, influential group recognized worldwide as a leader in creating and disseminating new methods in genetics education - including the fields of molecular genetics, genomics, bioinformatics, and data science. Over 700,000 students have conducted experiments with DNALC staff—join our team as we aim to reach a million and more! For more information, browse the DNALC’s website at ResponsibilitiesResponsibilities will include:provide hands-on genetics and molecular genetics instruction to precollege students visiting the DNALC for academic year field trips and summer camps;- deliver in-school lab instruction;- train and manage high school and college interns;- mentor extended student research projects;- conduct teacher training; and- develop new teaching labs. Position RequirementsPh.D. in the biological sciences is required. Recent Ph.D. graduates and postdoctoral scientists who would like to pursue a passion for teaching are strongly encouraged. The position demands a motivated self-starter who can work independently and as part of a team. Excellent writing, computer, and communication skills are required. Demonstrated experience in teaching and/or science outreach is desirable. Skills related to our work as a National Science Foundation center for advanced technological education are also important: DNA barcoding, metabarcoding, nanopore sequencing, synthetic biology, DNA sequencing, and bioinformatics. Intensive training will take place at DNALC locations in Sleepy Hollow, Brooklyn, and/or Cold Spring Harbor. Flexible scheduling will require some weekend work and occasional teaching at the Brooklyn or Sleepy Hollow facility.Environment:Founded in 1890, CSHL has helped shape contemporary biomedical research and education with today’s research endeavors encompassing cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, and quantitative biology. CSHL is a private, not-for-profit institution in New York and has been home to eight Nobel Prize winners. Today, CSHL’s multidisciplinary scientific community is bolstered by more than 600 researchers and its Scientific Meetings & Courses Program, which hosts more than 9,000 scientists from around the world each year on its campus.Compensation and Benefits: Our employees are compensated in many ways for their contributions to our mission, including competitive pay, exceptional health benefits, retirement plans, time off, a range of recognition, wellness programs, and access to an affordable and licensed on-site childcare center. Visit our CSHL Benefits site to learn more. The salary range for this role is $77,000-87,000. The salary range or hourly rate listed is a good faith determination of potential base compensation that may be offered to a successful applicant for this position at the time of this job advertisement and may be modified in the future. When determining a base salary and/or rate, several factors may be considered as applicable (e.g., years of relevant experience, education, credentials, and internal equity).How to Apply: For immediate consideration, candidates should create an account and apply to the position found here: ID 682 For more information about CSHL, please visit us at strongly recommend to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 however; it is not a requirement for employment.CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Minimum Salary: 77000 Maximum Salary: 87000 Salary Unit: Yearly