Rockefeller University Research Assistant in New York, New York

Job Title Research Assistant

Laboratory / Department Neurobiology and Genetics

Department Description

The basic approach of our laboratory is to use mouse models of neurological disease to elucidate the molecular mechanisms by which neuronal function is disrupted in Alzheimer?s disease, Parkinson's disease, stroke and other neuropathological conditions.

Detailed Description

The Research Assistant will assist with experiments including mouse behavioral tests, perfusion, surgeries, mouse brain sectioning, and immunohistochemistry. Will be responsible for mouse colony maintenance, including genotyping, breeding, and weaning.

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in science required; educational emphasis in neuroscience, biochemistry, or molecular biology preferred. Previous experience in bench work, mouse handling, and immunohistochemistry (perfusion, sectioning, and histology) required.

Additional Details

The Rockefeller University is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans