Essential Functions: 1. Carrying out methamphetamine self-administration protocol in male and female animal subjects.2. Carrying out microinjection surgeries and injecting animal subjects with drugs. 3. Performing other assigned experiments as required by the PI. 4. Learning new techniques in a timely manner.5. Communicating progress of experiments and research results in a timely manner to the PI. 6. Maintaining accurate records of research experiments in the lab notebook.7. Keeping good safety practices in the lab.8. Maintaining a clean working environment.9. Assisting the PI in training of new lab members as assigned.
Qualifications: We are looking for a person with solid hands-on experience working with animal subjects. The ideal candidate will have experience with drug self-administration procedure, catheter implantation surgery and microinjection surgery.
Internal Number: 76_208735
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