Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Postdoctoral Research Assoc
About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and a world leader in experiential learning. The same commitment to connecting with the world drives our use-inspired research enterprise. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Our campuses in Charlotte, N.C., San Francisco, Seattle, and Toronto are regional platforms for undergraduate and graduate learning and collaborative research. Northeastern pursues advanced research in security and materials at the Innovation Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts, and in coastal sustainability at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts.
About the Opportunity: The Postdoctoral Research Associate will be working on research projects related to soft electronic materials, devices and microsystems.
Responsibilities: The Postdoctoral Research Associate will perform basic or applied research of a limited scope, primarily using existing theories and methods. Assist the supervisor in the interpretation and publication of results and grants. Maintain the laboratory and may exercise functional supervision over supporting research staff. Primary responsibility is ensuring that the research is complete.
Qualifications: Successful candidates will have a strong foundation in at least a few of the following areas: stretchable electronics/optoelectronics, bioelectronics, active matrix data acquisition, neural/nerve interfaces, neural signal processing and telemetry, electromicrobiology or other related areas.
Must have a Ph.D. or equivalent; be able to undertake substantially full-time research or scholarship. Candidates should possess a PhD degree in Electrical Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Science or other related disciplines
Preferred Qualifications: N/A
Salary Grade: 10
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.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.