At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As the teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Neurobiology department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This position will be responsible for:
In vitro and in vivo neuroscience experiments: experiments may include molecular biology (molecular cloning), cell biology (culture of cell lines and primary neurons), assisting rodent surgery, brain dissection and sectioning, immunohistochemistry, microscopy/imaging, and behavioral tests.
Ordering, managerial and supportOrder and maintain lab supplies, materials, and equipment. Unpack received orders and arrange returns of damaged or incorrect orders. Maintain a clean, safe and functional laboratory. Assist the PI in preparing reports, abstracts and publications of data.
Lab duty (as necessary)- Preparation of general solutions, buffers, gels, etc. for molecular, cellular, and physiological experiments; genotyping of mice by PCR.
To qualify, you must have:
High motivation, organization, and strong analytical skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills and work ethic.
A recent Bachelor's Degree and a strong academic background in Neurobiology or Biology.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.