Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders
The Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders (DND) is housed within the Dr. John Foerster Centre for Health Research on Aging, located in the St-Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre. DND was established in 1999 through a major funding initiative “Age of Discovery” by the St-Boniface Hospital Foundation. All faculty in DND hold academic positions in theDepartment of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, University of Manitoba.
Opportunity: Research Technician I
(Summer Term: May – August 2017)
University of Manitoba
Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics
St. Boniface Hospital Research
Working under the direct supervision of Dr. Paul Fernyhough, the incumbent will be responsible for:
- Preparing/mixing solutions
- Assisting existing senior lab personnel with their experiments
- Performing PCR, cell cultures, tissue cultures, analyzing data, etc.
- working on own experiment
- stocking lab supplies
- reading journal publications, and
- performing other general lab duties.
This is a very exciting opportunity for someone looking to gain research experience early on and looking to pursue a career in science.
Preference will be given to student in midst of their undergraduate degree in Science. Applicant must be enrolled in post-secondary institution.
Position type: Term
If you are interested in applying, please email your resume to:
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