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TECHNICAL ASSOCIATE I , McGovern Institute for Brain Research , to join the laboratories of Guoping Feng and Fan Wang. Will study basic neuroscience, neurobiological mechanisms of brain disorders, and gene therapy using a variety of virus-mediated technologies. Responsibilities include developing and preparing AAV and other virus tools for a variety of research projects; and using 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. There will also be involvement in other aspects of research projects, including data collection, data analysis, project and collaboration management, animal protocol preparation, animal surgery, and manuscript preparation.
Job Requirements REQUIRED : a bachelor's degree in biology or related field; at least two years of research experience in a related area; basic knowledge of and experience with molecular biology techniques, cell culture, and genome editing; training and experience in molecular and cellular methods, genetics, and CRISPR technology; self-motivation; and strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Job #19436
Internal Number: 19436
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