A neuroscience lab that studies brain plasticity in experimental animals in the Princeton Neuroscience Institute at Princeton University seeks applicants for a Research Specialist position. We are looking for an enthusiastic and hard-working individual with excellent organizational skills and ability to work well with others. The successful candidate will have a willlingness to learn and acquire new skills.
Performing rodent surgeries
Maintaining laboratory protocols and other basic lab functions
Other duties as assigned
This is a one-year term position with the possibility of extension contingent upon successful performance and continued funding.
Bachelor’s degree in neuroscience or other relevant scientific field
Laboratory experience working with rodents
This position is subject to the University's background check policy
Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW
Internal Number: 2018-8857
About Princeton University
Understanding behavior at all levels of function, from systems to cells, is one of the great challenges of modern biology. At Princeton University, faculty with research interests in neuroscience can be found in many departments, including Applied Math, Chemistry, Engineering, Molecular Biology, Physics, Philosophy and Psychology. This diversity mirrors the interdisciplinary nature of contemporary neuroscience research and provides a rich set of opportunities for research and training in neuroscience. This web site provides information about the shared and individual interests of neuroscience faculty at Princeton, the opportunities available for training at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and neuroscience-related activities on campus.