JOB ID: 3053
the Research Assistant II carries out scientific experiments planned by Dr. Kadam and colleagues in the Neuroscience Laboratory. A considerable degree of responsibility, flexibility, and independence is required to carry out the diverse duties that are assigned. The ability to grasp the rationale for the methods used and careful attention to details of the protocols are important for success. Reliability and the ability to work well with multiple investigators are essential. The Lab Tech II is able to read and understand the scientific literature, carry out experiments, assist with planning experiments, assist with analyzing data and make presentations to others about her work. A strong background in neuroscience, molecular-biology and physiology as well as previous lab experience is required. Electrophysiology experience is desirable.