Research Specialist 1
Hyde Park Campus
About the Unit
Research Specialist in a systems neuroscience lab, focused on decision making and motor control in rodents. Specialist will participate in many aspects of research: handling animals, running experiments, performing surgery, supporting students, etc.
- Train mice in decision-making and motor behavioral paradigms.
- Design novel behavioral paradigms.
- Perform rodent surgeries.
- Collect and analyze data.
- Oversee the management of equipment and supplies.
- Conduct literature reviews, participate in writing reports and manuscripts.
- Ensure compliance with regulatory policies.
- Other duties as needed.
Education, Experience and Certifications:
- BS/BA Preferred
- One-year relevant research experience preferred
- Strong background in animal behavior preferred
- Strong background in systems neuroscience preferred
- Programming experience preferred
- Experience with rodents preferred
- Experience with optical imaging, electrophysiology and/or computational methods preferred
- Cover Letter
- At least 2 references
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?
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Health Screen Required?
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