Company:  Confidential

Job Title: Research Technician – Javadzadeh Lab

Job Number: 75075

Location: Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA, US

Job Description

Position Description

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is seeking highly motivated candidates for a research technician position in the Javadzadeh Lab starting May/June 2024 (start date is flexible).

Position Responsibilities
Successful candidates will be working at the intersection of experimental and computational neuroscience. We record, analyze, and model neural population activity in the visual cortex of mice, to understand the mechanisms underlying visual perception. Successful candidates could be involved in in vivo recording and manipulation of neural activity, building custom experimental rigs, or analysis and modeling of neural population activity. Their exact roles and duties will be tailored based on the individual’s background, interest, and goals for subsequent career stages.

Position Requirements
Applicants are expected to have a bachelor’s degree in a STEM field. Additionally, scientific programming skills (Python or MATLAB) are required. Highly desirable qualifications include a quantitative background and previous experience in neuroscience or analyzing/modeling of neural data.

Candidates with interest/experience in both experimental and computational neuroscience are encouraged to apply.

Supplemental Information
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned biomedical research institution in New York. It has shaped contemporary biomedical research and is the home of eight Nobel Prize laureates. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory provides a highly dynamic and interactive research environment and also a unique opportunity of timely exposure to advances in various biomedical research fields and of interaction with a broad range of researchers from all over the world through its renowned Meetings and Courses program.

We believe that science is for everyone. We have had researchers with a variety of backgrounds and believe in the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Compensation and Benefits
Our employees are compensated in many ways for their contributions to our mission, including competitive pay, exceptional health benefits, retirement plans, time off, and a range of recognition and wellness programs. Visit our CSHL Benefits sites to learn more. The salary range for this role is $45,000 – $49,449.   The salary range and/or hourly rate listed is a good faith determination of potential base compensation that may be offered to a successful applicant for this position at the time of this job advertisement and may be modified in the future. When determining a base salary and/or rate, several factors may be considered as applicable (e.g., years of relevant experience, education, credentials, and internal equity).

We strongly encourage you to be vaccinated against COVID-19 however; it is not a requirement for employment.

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVRAA Federal Contractor


Application Deadline: 2024-08-29


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