Senior Researcher

Stony Brook, NY
Jul 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Description

Senior Researcher-1701450

Required Qualification: (As Evidenced by an Attached Resume)
Ph.D. and/or M.D with a minimum of three (3) years of research experience. The candidate must have a strong background in electrophysiology, sensory, motor, or behavioral neuroscience and/or neuroanatomical research.

Preferred Qualifications:
Neuroanatomical skills and survival surgical techniques (brain and spinal cord injuries).
Recent record of research publications. Experience in at least two or more fields: spinal cord injury research, sensory and/or motor neuroscience, neuroanatomical and/or neurorehabilitation research, microscopy, or immunohistochemistry.

Brief Description of Duties:

Develop, design and conduct research experiments related to the proposed research project (including data analysis, manuscript prep/editing, grant writing). Learn relevant laboratory techniques to independently execute the research project. Write research grants and prepare manuscripts for publications in peer reviewed and/or scientific journals. Train/mentor students and research staff. Work and support interdisciplinary work in small lab groups as well as work collaboratively. Other duties as assigned, which may include attending Scientific Conferences and Meetings. Special Notes: FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption.

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About Stony Brook:

Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which includes 34 public universities among its 62 members. SBU consists of 12 schools and colleges and a teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art healthcare in the Long Island region. SBU also manages and performs joint research with Brookhaven National Laboratory, the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast, and shares doctoral programs with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned molecular biology institute. Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Jackson Pollack House in East Hampton, New York, the Humanities Institute, and the Southampton Arts Program, and with endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, SBU sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.

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Official Job Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Job Field: Post Doctoral
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: SHTM PT Research-Stony Brook University
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:30 am - 5:00 pmSHTM PT Research-Stony Brook University
Posting Start Date: Jul 27, 2017
Posting End Date: Sep 6, 2017, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: $46-57K
Salary Grade: SL1


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