Massachusetts Institute of Technology is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity employer. Qualified women and minority candidates especially are encouraged to apply.
Job Number: 22080
Nov 7, 2022
TECHNICAL ASSOCIATE I, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory-Tsai Lab, to assist with pre-clinical studies assessing responses to non-invasive 40 Hz brain stimulation in different mouse models (normal aging, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, and others). Duties include running stimulation paradigms, behavioral assays, tissue collection, protein and RNA measurements (e.g., i...
Job Number: 22061
Oct 31, 2022
TECHNICAL ASSOCIATE, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory-Tsai Lab, to assist with research on the effects of neurodegeneration on neuronal activity and cognition in various mouse models. Duties include rodent stereotaxic surgery, in-vivo electrophysiology, fiber photometry, and/or optogenetic experiments in awake mice. The project also involves brain dissections, histology, and confocal micr...
Job Number: 21588
Jul 20, 2022
TECHNICAL ASSOCIATE I, CHOI LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to join a group that is dedicated to developing novel genetic techniques for neuroscience. Responsibilities will include DNA cloning, immunohistochemical processing, performing various biochemical and molecular biology techniques, confocal microscopy, mouse handling, surgery, behavioral testing, and other wet-laboratory wo...
Job Number: 20958
Mar 16, 2022
SENIOR RESEARCH SUPPORT ASSOCIATE, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to join the neuroscience research laboratory of Professor Elly Nedivi. The primary duty will be to participate in research under the direction of the laboratory head and a postdoctoral associate, including the execution of experiments and collection and organization of data. This position is ideal for someone...
Job Number: 20390
Nov 4, 2021
TECHNICAL ASSOCIATE I, TONEGAWA LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to join a neuroscience laboratory working on optogenetics-aided anatomical research on learning and memory in rodents. Emphasis will be on networks, microcircuitry, and cell-type specific connectivity. Both classical (injected tracers and standard histological preps) and next-generation approaches (viral vectors)...
Job Number: 20377
Nov 2, 2021
LABORATORY MANAGER, WILSON LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory,to assist with the management of the Wilson Lab. Responsibilities include managing day-to-day operations, e.g., equipment maintanace, data servers, supplies/labstocks, software/licenses, and participating in lab research activities as necessary; maintaining laboratory protocols including those for animal research, EHS...
Job Number: 20109
Sep 1, 2021
RESEARCH OPTICS AND MICROSCOPY ENGINEER, Picower Institute for Learning & Memory-Chung Lab, to develop high-end microscopes, computational tools, and algorithms for system operation, automation, and raw data processing. Will work with the principle investigator to develop imaging equipment when necessary; find and maintain manufacturing contacts for the fabrication of the specialized res...