The Holder lab seeks a motivated and dedicated candidate for a Research Technician. The ideal candidate will work on neurodevelopmental disorders research. Involves research work that requires the use of skills, technical and academic knowledge to analyze the mechanisms of developmental neurological disorders and develop treatment avenues. Will handle mice for husbandry, behavior and molecular studies. Will also perform molecular studies in the lab including polymerase chain reaction (PCR), DNA isolation, protein isolation and Western blotting.
Prepares and conducts laboratory research experiments
Collects, compiles and analyzes data
Documents results of experiments
Enters data into research database
Selects, evaluates and applies techniques used in routine research
Cleans equipment and work area
Bachelor's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
One year of relevant experience.
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