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Rockefeller University Research Assistant in New York, New York

Job: IRC28039


Job Title Research Assistant

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 handling mice, running histology experiments, conducting brain slicing, and using both immunohistochemistry and microscopy techniques. Additionally, some time will be spent helping with the daily operations of the lab and overseeing the mice colony.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in science required. Must be willing to handle mice. Prior experience handling mice is preferred. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, a strong work ethic, motivation, and drive. Must be flexible in working independently, as well as with a team.

Additional Details

This job requires that employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Rockefeller University provides reasonable accommodations where legally required including accommodations for medical conditions and sincerely held religious beliefs.

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