Research Technician: Columbia University
|Type of Position:||Technician B|
Description & Details:
We are seeking a joint full-time research technician (Technician B) to support research focused on cellular, molecular, and pathological features of Alzheimer’s disease in fish models. This position is supported by a grant awarded to the Drs. Çağhan Kızıl and Brandon Pearson to use cutting edge experiments using single cell RNA-sequencing (RNA-seq) alongside cellular, molecular, and behavioral responses to amyloid beta pathology in zebrafish and African turquoise killifish. The ideal candidate will have experience in experimental methods such as transcriptomics, cell biology, molecular biology, neuroscience, and aging in laboratory animals or some combination thereof. The research will take place within the excellent scientific environment of Columbia University Irving Medical Center in the Washington Heights neighborhood in New York City. Interest in working for two years is an asset but we will consider applicants looking for a one-year position if their research experiences are well suited to the position.
A Bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, neuroscience, or related science or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience is required.
If you are interested, please apply here.