The Morozov Lab is looking for a Part Time Research Technician to work primarily on neuronal substrates of social behaviors including behavioral coordination and emotional synchrony. Typically, a Research Assistant supports a scientist in the performance of various technical and data collection activities for research or laboratory programs. This role will serve as part of the research team working collaboratively and independently to collect and interpret subject data for research projects. Laboratory and research support responsibilities range from entry to advanced-level.
• Good communication skills.
• Ability to organize and analyze experimental data.
• Ability to perform surgeries and run behavioral tests on mice.
• Demonstrated ability to follow instructions.
Prior laboratory and research experience
January 20th, 2023
The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check.
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