Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
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 , McGovern Institute for Brain Research (two openings), to join the Feng Lab and study neurobiological mechanisms of brain disorders that will lead to effective treatment. Will use a variety of molecular, cellular, biochemical, genetic, imaging and behavioral approaches to assist graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and research scientists in generating and studying various animal models of neurodevelopmental disorders and psychiatric disorders. Will also be involved in other aspects of research projects, including data collection, data analysis, project and collaboration management, animal protocol preparation, animal surgery, and manuscript preparation.
REQUIRED : a bachelor's degree in biology or related field; at least two years of research experience in a related area; knowledge of and experience with molecular biology techniques, genome editing, and transgenic animal models; extensive training in and experience with molecular and cellular methods, genetics, and CRISPR technology; self-motivation, and strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Job #17023
Internal Number: 17023
About Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
The mission of MIT is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century whether the focus is cancer, energy, economics or literature