Postdoctoral Associate

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Required Qualifications: (as evidenced by attached resume)  

Doctoral Degree or foreign equivalent degree in hand by December 31, 2019. Research experience with synchrotron characterization.

Preferred Qualifications:   

PhD or foreign equivalent in Physics, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science or a related field in hand by December 31, 2019. Manuscripts published, or in preparation for publication in peer-reviewed journals on materials characterization by synchrotron methods. Research experience in Nanomaterials characterization.


Brief Description of Duties:  

The Postdoctoral Associate will assist the Principal Investigator at the Department of Materials Sciences and Engineering lab and the lab at Brookhaven National Laboratory. The incumbent will conduct research and ensure that all experiments are appropriately conducted following the policies and procedures of Stony Brook University.


    Within the predetermined research scope and methodology, conduct research experiments in the field of Nanomaterials characterization.

    Collect and analyze data, including periodical/literature search and utilizing specialized skills in related field to analyze the collected data.

    Participate/assist in manuscript writing for publication in scientific journals and/or presentations. May also assist in grant writing.

    Lab maintenance, including equipment maintenance and ordering of supplies as needed.

    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 to 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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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, including those employed at Stony Brook Medicine, Suffolk County's only academic medical center and tertiary care provider.  The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities such as the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider, the National Synchrotron Light Source, and the Center for Functional Nanomaterials, and the New York Blue IBM BG/L+P supercomputer, owned by Stony Brook and managed by BNL.  Stony Brook is a partner in managing the Laboratory for the Department of Energy, and is the largest institutional scientific user of BNL facilities. As such, many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments can be arranged. 


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Job Field: Post Doctoral
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Shift
Posting Start Date: Jul 31, 2019
Posting End Date: Aug 30, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

 

 

 

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Posted: 8/1/2019
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