Stephen Shea’s Neuroscience Laboratory at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is seeking an experienced laboratory technician to join their team.
The Shea lab studies the neural circuitry of natural olfactory and auditory social communication and individual recognition in mice using electrophysiological, functional imaging, behavioral and genetic techniques.
Responsibilities will include:
– Ordering, organization and maintenance of laboratory materials
– Animal husbandry
– Conducting behavioral experiments
– Tissue processing
– Preparation of reagents
– General assistance and support with experiments for Professor Shea and other lab members
For more information about the Shea lab please visit:
Position RequirementsEducation: A Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline is required and a Master’s degree is desirable.
Experience: One to three years’ experience in laboratory science is required. Ideally the candidate will have experience with electrophysiology, histology, molecular biology, PCR genotyping, elementary electronics, optics, and/or other wet lab skills. Some experience programming in Matlab/Python is a plus.
Skills: The candidate must also have excellent communication and organizational skills and the ability to work well with others on shared projects.
If interested, please apply for this position via the CSHL careers website at -https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17960
Position Number: 02872-R
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory offers a highly collaborative social and scientific environment as well as a competitive salary and benefits in a beautiful location about one hour from New York City.
Founded in 1890, CSHL has helped shape contemporary biomedical research and education with today’s research endeavors encompassing cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. CSHL is a private, not-for-profit institution in New York and has been home to eight Nobel Prize winners. Today, CSHL’s multidisciplinary scientific community is bolstered by more than 600 researchers and its Scientific Meetings & Courses Program, which hosts more than 9,000 scientists from around the world each year on its campus.
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