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 University Medical Center 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: Postdoctoral Associate REF#: WC-R-7662-12-12-S
Budget Title: same as above Research Foundation Professional Position
Department: Chemistry RF Line#: R0212
Grade: E.89 Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Salary: $38,000 - $49,000
THIS POSTING IS NOT CURRENT !!!

Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in Chemistry, Physics, or Materials Science and Engineering. Strong physical and chemical science background. Good data and analysis abilities. Good math/computation skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Neutron, synchroton x-ray techniques or ion beam techniques with a strong electrochemical science background.

Brief Description of Duties: A joint project between Binghamton University, Rutgers University and Stony Brook on experimental neutron measurements of batteries and battery materials. The Postdoctoral Associate will be based at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Maryland. Duties include:
  • Apply neutron and other techniques to studying batteries and materials.
  • Develop and apply analytic and computation tools to model neutron data.
  • Write manuscripts.

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. Travel will be required to Binghamton and Rutgers to carry out battery research and collaborating events.

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, resume, and a letter of reference to:

Lauretta Passanant
Department of Chemistry
Chemistry Building, Room 104
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3400


Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 12/21/2012, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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Job Category: K) Postdoctoral Positions.
Posting Date: 12/09/2012
Additional Categories: E) Research (professional) and Technical to include lab support positions.