Postdoctoral Associate

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Postdoctoral Associate-1800780

Required Qualifications: (as evidenced by an attached resume)
Ph.D. in Marine Sciences or related field in hand by August 25, 2018.

Preferred Qualifications:
Expertise in bivalve aquaculture. Expertise in the culture of marine phytoplankton. Experience conducting multi-factorial, laboratory-based experimentation with early life-stage marine organisms. Strong record of publication. Experience in grant writing.

Brief Description of Duties:
The Postdoctoral Associate will design and conduct laboratory experiments and will publish and promote research results. The selected candidate should possess the ability to interpret and analyze complex biological data sets.

  • Designing complex laboratory experiments characterizing the impacts of multiple climate change associated estuarine stressors on early life-stage marine life.
  • Conducting laboratory-based experimentation.
  • Writing grant reports, public presentations, and scientific publications.
  • Statistical analysis and interpretation of experimental result.
  • Mentoring/assisting laboratory staff, undergraduate interns, and graduate students.
  • Giving presentations to the general public, K-12 students, educators and local stakeholders.
  • Other duties as assigned, which may include attending Scientific Conferences and Meetings.
Special Notes:The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. 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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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. - 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: May 11, 2018
Posting End Date: May 25, 2018, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: Commensurate with experience within the range of $47,500 - $53,000
Salary Grade: E89





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Posted: 5/12/2018
Application Due: 5/26/2018
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