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Research Technologist - Developmental Neurobiology

Research Technologist - Developmental Neurobiology

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Developmental Neurobiology
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Focuses on translational research support for pediatric solid tumor and brain tumor programs as directed by the DNB Director of Operations and Chair . Assists with the collection and processing of biological specimens, routine colony maintenance and administration of substances techniques, and maintains detailed records of ongoing scientific projects. Assists with the management of laboratory operations. Performs other related duties as assigned or directed in order to meet the goals and objectives of the department.


The ideal candidate will have experience in preclinical modeling, murine models, preclinical drug therapeutics and toxicology, basic cell culture experience, and strong organizational skills.


Special skills:

  1. Murine modeling and restraint.
  2. Proficient dosing and treatment techniques and biological sample collection.
  3. General knowledge of murine models including transgenics.
  4. Proficient model identification techniques.
  5. Ability to recognize changes in model health.
  6. Detailed record keeping utilizing electronic database software.
  7. Ability to effectively communicate orally and written.

*Position will require occasional work after hours and on weekends.

Minimum Education

Bachelor's or Master's degree in an appropriate scientific field is required.


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