The Alzheimer Dementia research team belongs to the Cellular and Molecular division of the Institute of Neuroscience at the Universite catholique de Louvain.
The Alzheimer Dementia lab is looking for a fulltime, highly motivated and dedicated research technician to work in our research team and act as our lab manager. Our research team works on Alzheimer disease, combining in vitro work with cell cultures and in vivo work with mice.
The contract is a 2 years contract. Permanent contract could be available in the mean time
The candidate will work experimentally using protocols of molecular to cellular biology and in vivo work. He/she will be responsible to manage the laboratory, including lab supplies stock and ordering, common reagents, specific equipment, mentoring newcomers and biosafety management.
You possess at the minimum a degree in Biomedical or Biological Sciences (Professional Bachelor/Master/Engineer) or equivalent.
Experience with molecular biology and cell culture is a must.
Experience as a Lab Manager is a plus, but not mandatory.
Experience in electrophysiology is a plus, but not mandatory.
You must be meticulous, proactive, independent and self-motivated.
You have excellent interpersonal communication skills, and strong managing skills.
You are fluent in written and spoken English.Continue reading