Lab Technician

May 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

Lab Technician

Requisition Number: STFR003690

Division/College: College of Science

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


The lab technician will be hired to conduct research. The job will involve designing, conducting, analyzing, and writing up experimental findings using behavioral neuroimaging, and/or other techniques in the cognitive neuroscience (including but not limited to virtual reality platform development, physiological recording, eye-tracking, etc.) The position will also involve helping to manage other lab personnel, including undergraduate research assistants. The Lab Technician will also work with graduate students and postdocs. This position may also disseminate research by attending conferences and presenting talks and posters


BA/BS or MS degree required, preferably in psychology, neuroscience, computer science or related disciplines. A degree in another field, but with evidence of substantial coursework and/or training in the above areas, will also be considered.

Desirable skills include: experience in conducting behavioral studies and working with human subjects, computer programming, writing scientific reports, acquiring and analyzing data from one or more instruments used in cognitive and affective neuroscience (e.g. neuroimaging, EEG, physiology, eye tracking, virtual reality platforms, etc) as well as the ability to serve as a research mentor for a diverse student body.

Additional Information:
This appointment is funded by an award received from an outside source. The duration of this position is contingent upon the continued availability of funding from this award at its current financial level.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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