Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume): Doctoral degree (or foreign equivalent) in the field of Neuroscience.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience with patch clamp electrophysiology.
Brief Description of Duties: The Postdoctoral Associate will assist the Principal Investigator in the department of Anesthesiology. The incumbent will conduct research in the field of neuropathic pain using patch clamp electrophysiology in nociceptors and spinal cord slices and ensure that all experiments are appropriately conducted following the policies and procedures of Stony Brook University.
Within the predetermined research scope and methodology, conduct research experiments in the field of pain and spinal cord injury.
Participate/assist the Principal Investigator in performing survival strategies in rodents.
Collect and analyze data, including periodical/literature search and utilizing specialized skills in related field to analyze the collected data.
Participate/assist in manuscript writing for publication in scientific journals and/or presentations. May also assist in grant writing.
Lab maintenance, including equipment maintenance and ordering of supplies as needed.
Other duties as assigned, which may include attending Scientific Conferences and Meetings.
Special Notes: 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.
Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
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Official Job Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Job Field: Post Doctoral
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Anesthesiology-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
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