• Research Specialist I

    Requisition # 2019-10174
    Date Posted 1 month ago(4/11/2019 10:31 AM)
    Department
    Princeton Neuroscience Inst
    Category
    Research and Laboratory
    Full-Time / Part-Time
    Full-Time
    Name of Lab
    Witten Lab
  • Overview

    The Princeton Neuroscience Institute has a Research Specialist I position available with Professor Ilana Witten

     

    The successful applicant will be energetic and detail-oriented with a strong background in research , either in neuroscience or a related field

     

    Applications should include a cover letter indicating why you would like the job and what you will bring to the lab, a CV, and a list of at least two potential referees. Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled.

     

    This is a one-year term position with the possibility of renewal based on funding and performance.

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities include:

    • training mice and ratson operant tasks; performing optogenetic experiments; and histological analysis of brain tissue.
    • collaborate wil the graduate students and postcoetoral researchers in the lab on various projects related to the neural circuits underlying reward-related behaviors
    • possibility of contributing to cellular-resolution imaging experiments
    • other duties and contributions to the lab as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Bachelors degrees in neuroscience, psychology or related field is required
    • Research ecperience involving neuroscience methods is preferred

    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

    Salary Grade

    RSP, 010

    Standard Weekly Hours

    36.25

    Eligible for Overtime

    Yes

    Benefits Eligible

    Yes

    Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)

    No

    Physical Capacity Exam Required

    No

    Valid Driver's License Required

    No

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Connect With Us!

    Join our Talent Network to receive updates about working at Princeton.

    Princeton University job offers are contingent upon the candidate’s successful completion of a background check, reference checks, and pre-employment screening, as applicable. The type and extent of background check, reference checks, and pre-employment screening may vary depending on the requirements and/or functions of the job and the candidate’s current employment status with Princeton University.


    If you have questions or comments regarding the iCIMS Privacy Policy or iCIMS FAQs, please contact accounts@icims.com.


    Go to our careers site.