Full-time, Paid, Research Technician, Otolaryngology

May 16, 2022

Mon., April 4 

The Jung Laboratory at the Eaton Peabody Lab Consortium

Position Description
The Jung Laboratory at the Eaton Peabody Lab Consortium in the Department of Otolaryngology at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary is hiring a research technician. Their projects focus on the effects of synaptopathy in the inner ear and methods of restoring hearing loss.

Responsibilities include:

  • Genotyping and cryosectioning
  • Using immunocytochemistry and immunohistochemistry, adult and post-natal cochlear dissection, cell culture, and confocal imaging
  • Handling mouse breeding and injections, general colony management, small rodent survival surgery, auditory brainstem response tests, and cardiac perfusion
  • Maintaining records of research activities and controlled substance usage
  • Assisting in drafting, submission and ongoing review of animal use and safety protocols
  • Assisting with IRB and IACUC regulatory process submissions
  • Submitting orders for animals and lab supplies as required

Position Requirements

  • Looking for candidates who will be graduating in May 2022 and are interested in continuing as a research technician for a minimum of two years post-grad

Time Commitment 
Full-time, with a two year commitment. The preferred start date is July 2022; the candidate may also have to work on a volunteer basis before July 2022 for training purposes.


To apply, please send your resume with three references and a short cover letter to Richard Kuang.