The Buschman Lab at Princeton University is looking for an experienced research technician to work as a full-time Research Specialist. The individual will manage daily operations for the laboratory and participate in research projects. We use a wide range of experimental neuroscience techniques, including electrophysiological, optical, genetic, and behavioral approaches to study the neural circuits underlying complex, cognitive behaviors. This is a one-year term position with the possibility of renewal, starting immediately.
Primary responsibilities will be to support research projects, including assisting with surgical procedures and managing the animal colony (in close collaboration with the veterinary staff). Additional responsibilities include training animals on behavioral tasks and collecting and analyzing data.
Secondary responsibilities include: maintaining and ordering lab supplies/equipment; maintaining animal and EHS & biosafety protocols and working closely with the PI to manage day-to-day operations of the lab.
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