Research Specialist 1
Hyde Park Campus
20142 BSD Neurobiology
About the Unit
An exciting opportunity exists in the Maunsell laboratory in the Department of Neurobiology at the University of Chicago. We are seeking a highly-motivated individual to provide technical and administrative support for a research team studying how the visual world is represented in the cerebral cortex.
The laboratory is located on the main campus of The University of Chicago, in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois
- Assisting in studies on perception and cortical computations
- Animal training, colony management
- Surgical procedures
- Managing day-to-day lab operations
- Maintaining and ordering supplies and equipment
- Analytical and problem-solving skills required
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team required
- Excellent computer, recording keeping, interpersonal and communication skills
Education, Experience and Certifications:
- A B.S. or B.A. in neuroscience, biology or a field relevant to the research being conducted required.
- Relevant research experience required, experience in mouse colony management and surgical procedures preferred.
- Exposure to animals
- Laboratory environment
- Occasional weekend hours.
- Resume, and Cover Letter
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application
Depends on Qualification
Scheduled Weekly Hours
Job is Exempt?
Drug Test Required?
Does this position require incumbent to operate a vehicle on the job?
Health Screen Required?
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