Technical Associate I, Feng Lab
Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
TECHNICAL ASSOCIATE I, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, to join the Feng Lab and study neurobiological mechanisms of brain disorders that will lead to effective treatment. Will use a variety of molecular, cellular, biochemical, genetic, imaging and behavioral approaches to assist graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and research scientists in generating and studying various animal models of neurodevelopmental disorders and psychiatric disorders. Will also be involved in other aspects of research projects including, data collection, data analysis, project and collaboration management, animal protocol preparation, animal surgery, and manuscript preparation.
REQUIRED: a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in biology or related field; at least two years of relevant research experience in a related area; strong knowledge of molecular biology, genome editing and transgenic animal models; extensive training and experience in molecular and cellular methods, genetics, and CRISPR technology; self-motivation; strong interpersonal and organizational skills; and knowledge of and experience with molecular biology techniques and animal models. Job #17867
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