Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
Ph.D or equivalent degree in hand by August 31, 2017. Trained in one of the following: microbiology, virology, microbial ecology, biological oceanography, molecular techniques, or biological applications of Raman spectroscopy.
Experience in one or more of the following areas: microbial oceanographic research experience, Marine virology, Single-cell analyses (e.g., single-cell genomics), Marine biogeochemistry, FISH, qPCR, protistan, bacterial and viral cultivation, Isotopic tracer methods, Microfluidics, and Raman microspectrometry technologies. Experience supervising students.
Brief Description of Duties:
Postdoctoral Associate will assist the Principal Investigator in the School of Marine and Atmospheric Science. The selected candidate will conduct research and ensure that all experiments are appropriately conducted following the policies and procedures of Stony Brook University. Successful incumbent will have demonstrable creativity and aptitude to initiate technical research activities. S/He will have excellent writing skills and a record of high productivity.
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Official Job Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Job Field: Post Doctoral
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Posting Start Date: Jun 1, 2017
Posting End Date: Aug 6, 2017, 10:59:00 PM
Salary: Commensurate with experience within range of $47,500-$53,000
Salary Grade: E89