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Job Number: 23660
Jan 26, 2024
PATIENT COORDINATOR, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory-Tsai Lab, to assist with clinical research studies conducted at MIT and at MGH that are designed to evaluate whether Gamma ENtrainment Using Sensory (GENUS) stimulation can be used to help people with memory impairment or are at risk of developing impairment. Responsibilities include overseeing protocol development and IRB submis...
Job Number: 23544
Dec 18, 2023
SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM DIRECTOR, Picower Institute of Learning and Memory, to work with the director, faculty, and staff to facilitate and manage the growth and execution of major research initiatives, centers, and collaborative programs hosted by the Picower Institute. These activities predominantly include supporting two existing efforts - the Aging Brain Initiative (ABI) and the Alana Down Sy...
Job Number: 23533
Dec 14, 2023
FINANCIAL ADMINISTRATOR II, CHUNG LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to be responsible for post-award financial activities and sponsored program administration for a large NIH UM1 center. Will prepare monthly budget forecasts and financial analyses; compile monthly, quarterly, and annual budget reports; participate in sponsored project closeout process; provide advice and educat...
Job Number: 23529
Dec 13, 2023
SENIOR RESEARCH SUPPORT ASSOCIATE, FLAVELL LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to assist in genetics, optogenetics, in vivo calcium imaging, and quantitative behavioral experiments aimed at understanding how neural circuits generate patterned activity that gives rise to complex behaviors. Research will use the model system C. elegans. Will perform creative and innovative re...
Job Number: 23524
Dec 11, 2023
SENIOR RESEARCH SUPPORT ASSOCIATE, FLAVELL LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to participate in computational analysis and modeling of population neural activity in freely-behaving animals that is aimed at understanding how neural circuits generate complex behaviors (navigation, state-dependent behaviors, and more). Data processing will involve deep learning approaches to process calc...
Job Number: 23509
Dec 7, 2023
COMPUTATIONAL RESEARCH SCIENTIST, CHUNG LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to use computational toolkit developer experience to support ongoing research by finding solutions and improvements to the current Chung Lab technologies and processes. Will play a critical role for a large NIH UM1 center aimed at mapping the human and non-human primate brain atlases using a state-of-the-...
Job Number: 23508
Dec 6, 2023
RESEARCH SCIENTIST, CHUNG LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to assume a pivotal role in generating spatial transcriptomic and proteomic optical imaging data of human and non-human primate brains. Will utilize the novel technology pipeline established by the Chung Lab, including tissue processing, molecular probe staining, and volumetric data acquisition using light sheet micros...
Job Number: 23507
Dec 6, 2023
TECHNICAL ASSOCIATE I, CHUNG LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to play a critical role in protocol development/optimization and data generation for a large NIH UM1 center aiming to map the human and non-human primate brain atlases using a state-of-the-art technology pipeline consisting of novel tissue processing methods, molecular probe labeling, and volumetric optical imaging techni...
Job Number: 23485
Nov 28, 2023
SENIOR RESEARCH SUPPORT ASSOCIATE, CHOI LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, to join a group that is dedicated to studying interactions between the immune and nervous systems. Responsibilities will include histology and immunohistochemical processing, genotyping, confocal microscopy, mouse handling, surgery, behavioral testing, and other wet laboratory work.
Job Number: 23373
Oct 27, 2023
POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, FAN LAB, Picower Institute for Learning and Memory/Brain and Cognitive Sciences (2 openings), to join an interdisciplinary team whose research focuses on developing and applying novel high-precision optical and molecular technologies to watch and perturb the brain in action. The lab leverages these cutting-edge technologies and integrates them with behavioral, molecul...
Jun 15, 2023
POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, Biology-Weissbourd Lab, to lead systems neuroscience projects broadly focused on how behavior emerges from neural activity using a new, transparent neuroscience model. Responsibilities will include collaborating with and mentoring other postdocs, graduate students, and technicians; independently conducting experiments and analyzing results, ideally including quantitat...