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Rockefeller University Research Assistant, Neural Dynamics and Cognition in New York, New York

Job: IRC24377


Job Title Research Assistant, Neural Dynamics and Cognition

Laboratory / Department Laboratory of Neural Dynamics and Cognition

Department Description

Detailed Description

Working closely with students and postdocs, the Research Assistant will contribute to research projects related to understanding memory and cognition in the mammalian brain. Responsibilities include conducting surgeries, running behavior tests, and performing molecular biology, optogenetics, and imaging studies.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in science required. Prior experience handling mice such as scuffling and conducting behavioral tests preferred. Previous experience with cloning and running gels, MATLAB programming, and data analysis a plus. Must have excellent communication skills, a strong work ethic, motivation, and drive.

Additional Details

The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans