Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
Doctoral degree (or foreign equivalent) in Microbiology, Biochemistry, Biology, Molecular or Cell Biology, or applied Biomolecular sciences. Experience with advanced independent research.
Experience with advanced independent research including cell culture, biochemistry, molecular cloning laboratory activities and techniques for examining microbial pathogenesis. Experience with techniques such as advanced molecular cloning, gene manipulation and expression techniques, biochemical pathway analysis including metabolomics, advanced microscopy or whole genome analysis. Publication in peer reviewed Journal (in press or published).
Brief Description of Duties:
The Postdoctoral Associate will assist the Professor of Medicine in the department of Infectious Diseases. The incumbent will conduct research and ensure that all experiments are appropriately conducted following the policies and procedures of Stony Brook University.
Collect and analyze data: perform cell culture studies, protein quantification and analysis, molecular cloning, RNA quantification, RT-PCR, immunostaining.
Within the predetermined research scope and methodology, conduct vivo experiments involving mouse models of fungal disease.
Lab maintenance: lab organization, order lab supplies, library research, and inventory supplies as needed
Participate/assist in manuscript writing for publication in scientific journals and/or presentations.
Other duties as assigned.
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. Evening and weekend work will be required at times.
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