Research Specialist I

Princeton, NJ
Aug 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition # 2017-7876
Department Princeton Neuroscience Inst
Category Research and Laboratory
Date Posted 1 month ago
Full-Time / Part-Time Full-Time
Application Deadline


A Research Specialist position is available in Uri Hasson's lab in the Princeton Neuroscience Institute at Princeton University. The Hasson lab focuses on communication and social behavior. The successful candidate will manage day-to-day laboratory operations and work with the researchers to design and perform experiments. We are looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working individual.

This is a one-year position with the possibility of renewal contingent upon funding availability and performance.


  • Perform general lab maintenance duties.
  • Manage laboratory ordering and purchases.
  • Assist researchers with experiments.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Essential Qualification
  • Bachelor's degree (BA, BS) in Neuroscience or related field.
  • Laboratory experience pre- or post-baccalaureate.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Outstanding references.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with advanced techniques in neuroscience.
  • Experience with methods in computational neuroscience.
  • Proficient with programming in Python, Matlab, R, and Javascript.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

RSP, 010

Standard Weekly Hours


Eligible for Overtime


Benefits Eligible


Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)


Comments Related to End Date

This is a one-year term position, subject to renewal based on funding and satisfactory performance.

Physical Capacity Exam Required


Valid Driver's License Required


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