Research Technician

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Jun 16, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Research Technician

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:

The Research Technician will assist in laboratory research related to the pharmacology and pathophysiology of membrane proteins and associated drugs and endogenous regulators. The Research Technician will manage daily operations of the laboratory related to molecular biology and sample preparation. The Research Technician will perform electrophysiology laboratory assays, conduct data collection, data analysis and maintaining laboratory records.

This position requires a B.S. degree in biology, physiology, pharmacology, neuroscience or a related discipline. Candidates should have experience at least one-years' worth of experience with molecular biology, in vitro transcription of RNA, tissue culture and electrophysiology. The candidate must be able to carefully organize and analyze the data generated from experiments, have appropriate communication skills and the ability to carefully follow instructions are necessary. The candidate should be enthusiastic about research and have a passion for learning laboratory methods as well as working cooperatively with others as part of a team

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Additional Information:
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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