Research Technician - Bone Metabolism and NEPS Labs, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging-18001

Job description

Job Description

Research Technician - Bone Metabolism and NEPS Labs, Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging-18001224

This is a grant funded position and is not eligible for severance pay.

The purpose of the laboratory is to improve understanding of how the diet impacts bone and muscle health and improves overall health and function in older adults.

Under close supervision of Principal Investigator, conducts a variety of routine experiments following established procedures and protocols, which may include cryosectioning, immunohistochemical/immunofluorescent staining, fluorescent microscopy, histology analysis using applications such as Image J and Photoshop, performing assays, and other laboratory techniques. May also record test results, analyze data using basic statistics, maintain laboratory equipment and supplies.

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science with up to 1 year laboratory experience.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with basic laboratory techniques and procedures.
  • Immunohistochemistry, fluorescent microscopy.
  • Knowledge of Image J and Photoshop.

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston
Job: Research
Organization: Physiology Lab-HNRC
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Apr 25, 2018, 8:37:36 AM





Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 6/15/2018
Application Due: 8/8/2018
Work Type: