Job ID: 2022-15379 Type: Full-Time # of Openings: 1 Category: Research and Laboratory
The Krienen Lab (krienenlab.org) at Princeton University is looking for an experienced research technician to work as a full-time Research Specialist. Research in the lab focuses on understanding genetic influences that shape the development and evolution of the mammalian brain. The individual will manage daily operations for the laboratory and participate in research projects. We use a wide range of molecular biology and neuroscience techniques, particularly focused on single cell genomic sequencing (transcriptomics and epigenomics) to understand cellular and molecular diversity in mammalian brains. This is a one-year term position with the possibility of renewal, starting in the summer or fall of 2022.
This is a one-year term position with the possibility of extension contingent upon performance and continued funding.
Primary responsibilities will be to support research projects and could include one or more of the following, depending on the applicant’s skill set:
conducting molecular biology experiments;
managing the animal or cell culture resources in the lab;
collecting and analyzing data;
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.
Bachelor's degree in neurobiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, bioengineering, computational biology, or a related field is required.
Must have research experience, including familiarity with at least one approach used in the laboratory (but more than one is a plus): animal husbandry, molecular biology, cell culture, genomics, or computational techniques.
This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
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