Postdoctoral Research Associate

Northeastern University

Boston, MA

Job posting number: #7070320

Posted: September 25, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Postdoctoral Research Associate

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:
Konry lab is focused on dynamic analysis of cellular functional phenotype to dissect the variability in immune and cancer cell responses to therapies. We are inviting applications for a postdoctoral position to work on cell-cell interactions, single cell functional studies and omic analysis in tissue chip format, and ultra fast novel COVID19 diagnostic tools.

We are looking for a highly motivated bioengineers and molecular biologists, with an interest in single cell and tissue- chip research as well as technological and assay development. Candidates must have recently obtained a Ph.D. in a relevant field and should have experience with immunology, microfluidics, nucleic acid biochemistry and/or diagnostic tools. Excellent oral and written communication skills are also required. Experience with next-gen sequencing, flow cytometry, confocal imaging, and computational analysis are preferable.

Responsibilities:
Performs basic or applied research in an area of considerable scope and complexity. Plans independent research and analyzes and publishes the results. Prepares grant proposals. Provides functional and administrative supervision over supporting research staff and transfers technical and statistical expertise. Responsible for purchasing and budget administration. Attends meetings and may present research.

Qualifications:
Must have a Ph.D. or equivalent; progressively more responsible experience that demonstrates the ability to plan and execute research; previous supervisory experience.

Salary Grade:
10

Additional Information:
To apply, please send a CV and a cover letter explaining your experience and your motivation to t.konry@neu.edu.

For more information please see http://www.northeastern.edu/konrylab/

Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see www.northeastern.edu/diversity.

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