Senior Research Scientist

Apr 09, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

Senior Research Scientist

Requisition Number: STFR004466

Division/College: College of Science

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


Performs basic or applied research on critical or difficult problems involving the development of new theories or methodologies. Budget management responsibility. Participates in external professional activities (i.e. publication of research, attendance/participation in professional conferences). Exercises functional and administrative management over supporting research staff.

An opportunity is available for a highly motivated quantitative protein mass spectrometry scientist to join a shared appointment in the Slavov and Ivanov laboratories. The successful candidate will provide deep expertise for investigating 1. rare hematopoietic stem cells, a project supported by the NIH Award 5R01GM120272; and 2. ribosome-mediated translational regulation, a project supported by the NIH Director's Award DP2GM123497, including support for advancing Single Cell ProtEomics by Mass Spectrometry (SCoPE-MS) and developing new groundbreaking measurements of single-cells, rare cells and limited samples based on advanced sample preparation, separation and mass spectrometry. The successful applicant will be primarily responsible for the development and implementation of innovative bioanalytical methods sample preparation and analysis using LC-MS- and CE-MS-based detection. The senior scientist will join the collaborative state-of-the-art laboratories and is expected to build strong collaborative partnerships within both groups, as well as to develop and drive new projects within the scope of the Ivanov and Slavov laboratories. This position requires strong bioanalytical expertise and experience with high resolution quantitative mass spectrometry.


Must have a Ph.D. or equivalent; experience which includes progressively more responsible, independent research work evidenced by publications, inventions, or equivalent efforts; demonstrated project management experience, including supervisory, budgetary and general administrative skills.

Additional Information:

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Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.