Job #: H141
Posted Date: July 1, 2020
Closes On: July 15, 2020
Job Title: Lab Tech I - Systems Neurobiology Laboratory, Dr. Kay Tye
Status: Regular Part Time
Benefits Eligible: No
The Tye Lab employs a multi-disciplinary approach including optogenetic, in vivo and ex vivo electrophysiological, pharmacological and imaging techniques to find mechanistic explanations for how emotional and motivational states influence behavior, in health and disease.
This position will perform surgical, histological, and analytical tasks and experiments in support of academic research projects. The Laboratory Technician I will work with a postdoctoral fellow and the PI to assist in a project investigating the role of amygdala neural circuits in emotional processing. Responsibilities may include histology and microscopy, mouse surgeries, mouse training, and processing video and calcium imaging data using machine learning algorithms.
This position requires constant adjusting focus, grasping, hearing, keying, seeing, sitting, talking, analyzing, calculating, communicating, reading, reasoning, writing, and working inside.
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