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Staff Scientist, Neurobiology

  • Location Lexington, Massachusetts
  • Job-type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH108085

COMPANY:

Start-up biotech company focused on the discovery and development of therapeutics for the treatment of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and kidney disease disorders.

LOCATION:

Greater Cambridge, MA area

TITLE:

Staff Scientist, Neurobiology - full-time, permanent

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Staff Scientist, Neurobiology will be on the R&D team and be responsible for the following:

  • Perform stereotaxic surgical procedures, animal perfusion, tissue/sample harvesting and mice breeding
  • Knowledge/expertise in neurobiology, brain tissue dissection and processing, microscopy, immunohistochemistry (IHC), computer-related quantification for IHC and ELISA
  • The successful candidate must be able to manage multiple projects at any given time and work in a fast-paced, cross-functional and highly collaborative team environment.

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:

  • PhD in a relevant, scientific area
  • Strong background in neuroscience and neurodegenerative disease
  • Proficient in rodent brain anatomy and stereotaxis microinjection
  • Skilled in histology and immunohistochemistry
  • Prior experience with AAV is preferred

If you meet the requirements above and would like to be considered for this position, apply on-line now for immediate consideration and to be contacted with further details.