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The ABRF offers to its members and their sponsoring academic institutions a free "bulletin board service" where open positions can be posted on the ABRF website.

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Non-member organizations may also post available positions for $300.00 per listing.  Contact ABRF to submit your position details. 

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Metabolite Profiling Core Facility Manager/Director - Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

Oversee the operation of a state-of-the-art facility consisting of targeted and untargeted metabolomics and lipidomics platforms using high-resolution, accurate-mass, liquid chromatography mass spectrometry (LC/MS). His/her major responsibility will be to collaborate with researchers at Whitehead, MIT, and external institutions in developing and applying LC/MS-based metabolomic/lipidomic experiments to advance their research projects. Candidates can submit a resume to [email protected]
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SRA 3 (Microinjectionist CRISPR) - UC Davis

Perform pronuclear, CRISPR, 8-cell and blastocyst microinjections or electroporation, harvest/prepare embryos for microinjection and/or electroporation, inject embryos and surgically transfer injected embryos into recipient mice and rats. Includes preparation of microinjection and transfer needles. Communicate and coordinate with investigators and their staff, and other members of the Mouse Biology Program, schedule microinjections, purify DNA and RNA construct for pronuclear injection, collect embryos and tissue, order mice and supplies. Perform surgical transplantation of embryos for rederivation and resuscitation. Perform record keeping and data entry. Training and instruction of all aforementioned tasks. Prepare documents to track costs and rate information for the financial performance of the MTGL laboratory. In addition, this position will attend meetings, provide reports both written and verbal, and is expected to participate in developing new methodology.
Job Posting End Date: 12/31/2020


Microscopy Core Managing Director - University of Michigan

This role will lead the core in providing technology and expertise to researchers in basic and translational science, giving them the ability to visualize structures within cells, tissues, and organs at a higher resolution than ever before. For an overview of the Microscopy Core, please visit:


Senior Scientist - NIAID

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a major research component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is recruiting a senior scientist in the Research Technologies Branch (RTB) for the Division of Intramural Research (DIR).

We are seeking an outstanding individual with exceptional managerial skills and a forward-thinking mindset to serve as DIR Associate Director for Research Technologies and Chief of the RTB. The selected candidate will oversee a staff of over 60 scientists—most with advanced degrees—and several large, complex programs located on NIAID’s campuses in Bethesda and Rockville (Maryland) and in Hamilton (Montana). These research groups are focused on developing project-specific applications using state-of-the-art technologies, providing technology consultation, evaluating new technology and applications, and supporting DIR investigators’ bioinformatics needs. The incumbent will benefit from unique opportunities to collaborate with other members of DIR who perform research on immunology, allergy, and infectious diseases.  All application materials should be submitted to [email protected].   Completed applications will be accepted December 31, 2020 through January 9, 2021. For additional information specifically about the position, please contact Dr. Sarah Cavanaugh, DIR Program Support Staff, at [email protected].

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University of Illinois at Chicago - Director of Research Service Facility, Genome Research Core - RRC

This position provides scientific leadership, management and day-to-day operations oversight of the Genome Research Core (GRC) in the Research Resource Center (RRC), which provides a centralized resource for high throughput technologies including instrumentation and expertise for gene targeting and editing approaches to cell lines and animal models, and for DNA, RNA and chromatin analyses including from bulk samples or single cells. Approaches include using sequencing, genotyping, real-time PCR, next-generation sequencing library generation, next-generation sequencing, nucleic acid extraction and QC for RNA/DNA/proteins, and miRNA/hnRNA gene expression analyses. The position advises the VCR and RRC Operations Director for the GRC, and provides technical expertise to facility users in research consultation, service and training. 

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Core Facilities Manager - Virginia Tech

The Core Facilities Manager will manage the day-to-day operations of the Core Services areas within Fralin Life Sciences Institute (FLSI), including personnel management, staffing, training, client services, the laboratory information management system, project management and billing. The manager will be responsible for oversight of vendor and customer relations and developing and presenting information to faculty members to remain current on compliance for laboratory protocols.

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Rutgers University - Director of Research Core Facilities, Finance & Administration

This position fulfills the ORED mission and goals by working in close partnership with ORED leadership and departmental research core directors, the core facility advisory committee and staff to develop and implement the University research cores’ strategy. Among the key duties of this position are the following:• Monitors external and internal factors influencing the research cores’ shared mission and goals.• Plans for resources required for the research cores to achieve their goals, and support research core directors in conceptualizing, prioritizing, and planning new services in support of scientific advancement.• Supports, and when necessary drives, the research cores’ processes for strategic planning with key faculty and staff.• Works collaboratively to support university-wide Core Facility strategic initiatives and executes duties within the regulatory, policy and compliance guidelines as set forth by the university.• Works closely with University Finance on issues related to validation of recharge center models for core facilities as well as other core facility compliance issues.
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Yale University - Research Support Specialist 4

This position oversees and manages magnetic resonance instrumentation in the Chemical and Biophysical Instrumentation Center (CBIC), under the supervision of the CBIC director.

Responsibilities include 12 nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometers with operating frequencies ranging from 400 MHz to 800 MHz, include Varian/Agilent and Bruker models, and are used for small-molecule, macromolecular and solid-state sample analysis. Activities include training instrument users, creating documentation, performing calibrations, diagnosing and solving instrument problems, as well as scheduling and assisting CBIC staff with instrument maintenance tasks including cryogen fills.

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Research Specialist III - Molecular Genomics Core Facility - Moffitt Cancer Center

The Molecular Genomics Core Facility at the Moffitt Cancer Center is seeking a highly motivated team-oriented Research Specialist III to assist with the development and improvement of current and future Core technologies and services in a positive, but fast-paced environment.  Successful applicants will have a Bachelor's with a minimum of 5 years hands on experience in area of expertise (Molecular Biology & Genomics) or a Master's degree with minimum 3 years hands on experience in area of expertise (Molecular Biology).


Head of pRED Flow Cytometry Center of Excellence - F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG

Roche Pharma Research and Early Development (pRED) translates extraordinary science into medical innovation through a diversity of technologies and talent. We are looking for a highly motivated and collaborative flow cytometry specialist to help build and lead our new pRED Flow Cytometry Center of Excellence located in the Roche Innovation Center Basel.

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The University of Texas at Austin - Assistant Director, Biomedical Imaging Center

Serve as the representative of BIC to the research community. Promote core facility tools and services across the university research community and beyond. - Communicate clearly and effectively with a variety of core facility stakeholders including senior university leadership, advisory boards, faculty, staff, and students. - Organize and plan the educational mission of BIC.   

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Yale University - Cryo EM Facility Manager

Yale has an immediate opening for a Cryo-EM Facility Manager/Director at either the Associate Research Scientist or Research Scientist level. The successful candidate will provide scientific leadership, management, and day-to-day operation of Yale University’s new Yale Science Building (YSB) Cryo-EM Facility. The incumbent will collaborate with and support researchers from across the campus by providing support and guidance in experimental design, sample preparation, data collection, and computational image analysis.

The YSB facility houses a newly installed Glacios microscope equipped with a Gatan K2 camera and a Talos L120C microscope. Additional space in the facility is ready for the addition of two Krios microscopes and another support instrument, such as cryo-FIB. The YSB facility joins other resources at the university housing Titan Krios, Glacios, Tecnai and Aquilos instruments.



Marshall University - Staff Scientist (Bioinformatics)

The Department of Biomedical Sciences in the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Staff Scientist in Bioinformatics. Responsibilities for this position will be divided between the Marshall Genomics and Bioinformatics Core Facility, the laboratory of Andrew Nato, and the laboratory of James Denvir. Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, or a related field; candidates with a Master’s degree and equivalent expertise and experience will be considered.