Campus Description: Stony Brook University has established itself as one of America's most dynamic public universities, a center of academic excellence and a leader in health education, patient care and research. Listed among the top 1 percent of all universities in the world by Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Stony Brook is home to more than 24,000 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff, including those employed at Stony Brook Medicine, Long Island's premier academic medical center and teaching hospital. With 597 beds, Stony Brook Hospital is the region's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory.
Descriptive Title: Postdoctoral Associate (2 Positions) REF#: HS-R-8093-13-08-S
Budget Title: same as above Research Foundation Professional Position
Department: Emergency Medicine RF Line#: R0651, R0652
Grade: E.89 Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Salary: $38,000 - $49,000
THIS POSTING IS NOT CURRENT !!!

Required Qualifications: PhD in Biomedical Engineering, Biology, Pathology, Histology, Pharmacology, Cellular Biology, Statistics or related field. Experience in laboratory animal studies, histological studies, database analysis. Computer skills including Microsoft Office and Internet Explorer. Ability to complete required online training modules. Excellent communication skills and organizational skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Participated as an author in studies published in peer reviewed journals. First author peer reviewed publications. Experience in grant writing preparation and submission. Successful in obtaining grants. Previous research experience with lab animals.

Brief Description of Duties: The Postdoctoral Associate will support research efforts in the Department of Emergency Medicine. The selected candidate will:
  • Perform research experiments with laboratory animals.
  • Develop and implement research protocols.
  • Assist with histological review and analysis with Board Certified Pathologist.
  • Prepare content of manuscripts for submission to peer-reviewed journals.
  • Analyze data and prepare reports.
  • Present data at internal, national, and international meetings.
  • Apply for external funding and assist in the preparation of grant applications and grant reports.
  • Work with PI and graduate students. Collaborate with other researches as needed.

Special Notes: These are full time positions. 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. Night and weekend work is required. Occasional travel to conferences, and lectures outside the institution may be required.

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:

Dr. Adam Singer
Department of Emergency Medicine

Health Sciences Center, Level 4, Room# 080
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8350
Fax # 631-444-9719



Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 08/30/2013, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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Job Category: K) Postdoctoral Positions.
Posting Date: 08/18/2013
Additional Categories: E) Research (professional) and Technical to include lab support positions.