Campus Description: 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. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities. Stony Brook Medicine is Suffolk County's only academic medical center and tertiary care provider. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments with BNL or with Medical School departments.
Descriptive Title: Senior Research Scientist REF#: HS-R-7719-13-01-S
Budget Title: same as above Research Foundation Professional Position
Department: Psychiatry RF Line#: R0254
Grade: E.89 Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Salary: Commensurate with experience
THIS POSTING IS NOT CURRENT !!!

Required Qualifications: Ph.D. or foreign equivalent in Chemistry/Radiochemistry, or Chemical Engineering. Five years of directly related experience in producing radio tracers for human use, using good manufacturing practices or 'near' GMP. Three of the five years must be Postdoctoral experience. Produced at least five different radiotracers for human use including [C-11] and [F-18] labeled tracers.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with building a GMP production facility and in automated production.

Brief Description of Duties: The Senior Research Scientist will play a lead role in designing and producing different radiotracers for human use, including labeled tracers, and the development of standard operating procedures for tracer production and maintenance of the Radiochemistry Laboratory.
  • Design and produce different radiotracers for human use including [C-11] and [F-18] labeled tracers.
  • Develop standard operating procedures (SOPs) for: tracer production and maintenance of the Radiochemistry Laboratory; the routine production of radiotracers for human and non-human primate; protocols for preclinical research and some clinical use.
  • Perform administrative tasks and report to the director of PET Research on a regular basis.
  • Assist with the preparation of research papers and abstracts/manuscripts for submission to peer review journals and societies.

Special Notes: This is a full time position. 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. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a Research Foundation Employment Application, cover letter and resume to:

Sharon Rosseland

Department of Psychiatry
Health Sciences Center, L-10, Room 020
Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY 11794-8101


Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 02/01/2013, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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Job Category: E) Research (professional) and Technical to include lab support positions.
Posting Date: 01/20/2013
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