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Research Technician I, Pharmacology and Toxicology

Buffalo, New York ~ February 08, 2021

Addiction research group seeks highly motivated personnel to engage in a multifaceted approach. The main aim of our laboratory is to elucidate the mechanisms by which prenatal ethanol exposure and others teratogenic agents alters the function of serotonin system.
Research will encompass the use of electrophysiological, pharmacological and behavioral approaches in rat model of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.

Specific duties include:
  • Working with rodents, animal care.
  • Running of behavioral and electrophysiological experiments
  • Preparation of brain tissue slices
  • Assistance with general laboratory management and maintenance of a safe working research environment.

  • The candidate should be familiar with computers, and the use of Microsoft Office Software and PowerPoint. The successful candidate will work under the direction of senior research personnel.
    *Outstanding Benefits Package*
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    *About UB*
    The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.
    As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

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