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Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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Job Information

Georgetown Univerisity Research Assistant - School of Medicine in Washington, District Of Columbia

Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.


Georgetown University’s School of Medicine ( is heir to the Jesuit traditions of care of the sick and commitment to service and social justice. It embodies the university’s dedication to the pursuit of knowledge in service of the community. The Georgetown medical experience is centered in cura personalis — care for a person’s psychological, spiritual, social well-being in addition to their physical well-being.

The Research Assistant (RA) will support the day-to-day functioning of the laboratory, helping the Principal Investigator (PI) with lab management. This position is crucial for the organization and functioning of the lab and to meet grant and publication timelines. Directly reporting to the principal investigator Dr. Sreejith Nair (Assistant Professor, Department of Oncology), additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain an accurate record of reagent and instrument purchases, chemical and biological inventory.

  • Help the PI and other lab members to perform experiments, record data, analyze results.

  • Engage in both laboratory research and managerial activities, working with other lab members to perform lab experiments, analyze data, and purchase research materials.

  • Work closely with vendors, the Georgetown purchase department, and the neighboring laboratories to ensure accuracy in deliverables.

  • Perform good science, publish papers, and acquire grant funding.

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s level training in Biology, Chemistry, or related field

  • 2 years of previous experience as part of a research team in an academic setting

  • 2 years of previous experience in basic molecular biology, mammalian cell culture, computational biology

  • Excellent organizational, written, and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work as a part of a team, mentor, and train new members on routine techniques

  • Working experience in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

  • Ability to partake in training related to occupational safety and health compliance

  • Previous experience of working in a similar position a plus

  • Basic skills in computer programming and/or genomic data analysis a plus

Work Mode Designation

This position has been designated as On-Campus. Please note that work mode designations are regularly reviewed in order to meet the evolving needs of the University. Such review may necessitate a change to a position’s mode of work designation. Complete details about Georgetown University’s mode of work designations for staff and AAP positions can be found on the Department of Human Resources website: .

Pay Range:

The projected salary or hourly pay range for this position which represents the full range of anticipated compensation is:

$20.16 - $31.30

Compensation is determined by a number of factors including, but not limited to, the candidate’s individual qualifications, experience, education, skills, and certifications, as well as the University’s business needs and external factors.

Current Georgetown Employees:

If you currently work at Georgetown University, please exit this website and login to GMS ( ) using your Net ID and password. Then select the Career worklet on your GMS Home dashboard to view Jobs at Georgetown.

Submission Guidelines:

Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any position at Georgetown University you must submit a resume for each position of interest for which you believe you are qualified. Documents are not kept on file for future positions.

Need Assistance:

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please click here ( for more information, or contact the Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, and Affirmative Action (IDEAA) at 202-687-4798 or

Need some assistance with the application process? Please call 202-687-2500. For more information about the suite of benefits, professional development and community involvement opportunities that make up Georgetown's commitment to its employees, please visit the Georgetown Works website ( .

EEO Statement:

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer ( fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation) , disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law ( .


Georgetown University offers a comprehensive and competitive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, retirement savings, tuition assistance, work-life balance benefits, employee discounts and an array of voluntary insurance options. You can learn more about benefits and eligibility on the Department of Human Resources website ( .

We’re a leading research university with a heart. Founded in the decade that the U.S. Constitution was signed, we’re the nation’s oldest Catholic and Jesuit university. Today we’re a forward-looking, diverse community devoted to social justice, restless inquiry and respect for each person’s individual needs and talents.

Grounded in our Jesuit, Catholic identity, the Spirit of Georgetown undergirds everything we do. Watch this video ( to learn more.

Learn how HR CARES ( for faculty and staff, nurturing an environment of mutual respect where imaginations flourish and ideas are realized to positively impact the world.

Georgetown University offers a comprehensive and competitive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, retirement savings, tuition assistance, work-life balance benefits, employee discounts and an array of voluntary insurance options. You can learn more about benefits and eligibility on the Department of Human Resources website ( .