Research Associate (Preclinical Neuroscience)

South San Francisco, CA
Jul 30, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Neurona Therapeutics is an early stage biotechnology company based in South San Francisco created to develop stem cell-based therapies for neurological disease. Our ideal Research Associate candidate is a self-motivated individual who has clearly demonstrated a passion for scientific research. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small team, work on transformative science, and take part in building an exciting, science-driven company.

Responsibilities include:

  • Processing tissue for histology: Microtome and cryostat sectioning, staining, immunohistochemistry, imaging
  • Following pre-established experimental protocols
  • Maintaining detailed and accurate records
  • Analyzing data, interpreting and communicating results
  • Performing basic laboratory procedures, including handling of reagents and preparation of solutions
  • Conducting independent experiments and contributing to collaborative activities

Required Qualifications:

  • Previous relevant lab experience and supporting references
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to a team
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Clear, effective written and verbal communication
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in biology, neuroscience, or a related field

Neurona is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment.