Job ID: 86594

Research assistant in animal neurophysiology

Position: Technician

Deadline: 2 September 2022

Employment Start Date: 1 October 2022

Contract Length: 1 year, renewable

City: Bron

Country: France

Institution: CNRS

Department: Institut des Sciences Cognitives Marc Jeannerod


The selected candidate will act as a lab manager within the research team and will ensure the daily follow-up of the project in direct liaison with the principal investigator. His/her main activities will include : implementing experimental protocols on animal behavior, daily training of the animals, monitoring their well-being, participaring in neual and behavioral data collection, management and analysis.

Expected background and skills:

– Theoretical and practical knowledge of animal experimentation, positive reinforcement conditioning, hygiene, safety and ethics.
– Familiarity with scientific computing software
– Good command of oral and written English (multilingual work environment)
– Strong background in biology and neuroscience (Bachelor’s degree or higher)
– Regulatory training in animal experimentation (Level I) desirable