The Laboratory of Cognitive Neurobiology at Boston University School of Medicine is seeking applicants for the position of Research Technician. The position will involve working on projects related to our studies investigating the neurobiological bases of age-related cognitive decline and recovery of function after brain injury. The position will involve performing clinical and health care related procedures and cognitive and motor function testing with non-human primates.
CORE DUTIES IN DETAIL:
1.Conduct and assist with clinical procedures with non-human primates, including surgical preparation, administering and monitor anesthesia, drawing blood samples and providing support and monitoring during post-operative recovery.
2.Conduct cognitive and motor function testing with non-human primates
3. Complete general laboratory procedures and processes to support ongoing research
Experience working with animals is preferred. Bachelor's degree in related scientific field preferred, but not required.
Please note all newly hired staff and faculty, will need to be in compliance with Boston University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement within 30 days of date of hire. You must upload your vaccine documentation or request a medical or religious exemption (instructions). For further information on the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit the Back2BU site.
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