Research Professional 1
Hyde Park Campus
About the Unit
Neurobiology is a basic science Department which does research on the brain and spinal cord.
Projects will investigate synaptic functions using biochemical approaches. Principal contributions are intellectual, characterized by originality and creativity. Facilitates and promotes a project independently.
NOTE: This position is of 6 months duration
- Maintaining mouse colony,
- Performing protein biochemistry
- Doing RNA biochemistry and histology,
- Performing primary neuronal culture
- Doing molecular biology and bioinformatics
- Interactive communication
Education, Experience and Certifications:
- Doctoral degree in molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics or related field is required
- One year of relevant research experience preferred.
- Experience in initiating and completing a project independently.
Technical Knowledge or Skills:
- Molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics.
- 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 Qualifications
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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