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Rockefeller University Research Assistant in New York, New York

Job: IRC27189


Job Title Research Assistant

Laboratory / Department 112650 Kronauer Laboratory

Department Description

Detailed Description

The Research Assistant will work closely with graduate students and post-doctoral fellows on various research projects focused on the neurobiology underlying chemical communication and social behavior in ants and the molecular mechanisms controlling individual differences in development and behavior. The Research Assistant will conduct molecular biology, neuroscience, and ethology techniques, including DNA and RNA sequencing, confocal and two-photon microscopy, as well as automated behavioral tracking and data analyses. The precise roles can be tailored to the interests of the Research Assistant. #INDRES21

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in science required. Previous hands-on research lab experience, ideally in neuroscience, molecular biology, and/or histology preferred. Must be highly motivated, driven by scientific curiosity, and possess excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.

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