Technical Associate

Massachusetts, United States
21 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
21 Aug 2020
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

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, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to join the Choi lab. The group is dedicated to developing novel genetic techniques for neuroscience. Responsibilities will include DNA cloning, immunohistochemical processing, various biochemical and molecular biology techniques, confocal microscopy, mouse handling, surgery, behavioral testing, and other wet-laboratory work. 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: a bachelor's degree in the life sciences (e.g., biology, neuroscience, biomedical engineering) or a related discipline; two years of experience in a research laboratory; ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a small team; and strong organizational, communication, and time management skills.

PREFERRED:  Programming skills and experience with animals.  Job #18241

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.

MIT considers equivalent combinations of experience and education for certain jobs. All candidates who believe they possess equivalent experience and education are encouraged to apply.

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