Associate Research Scientist

Posting Details

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Position Information

Position Title Associate Research Scientist
Requisition Number STFR004045
Division/College Bouve College of Health Sciences
Interdisciplinary Division/College Bouve College of Health Sciences
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Grade 11
Posting Date 09/20/2017
Responsibilities

Seeking an individual with a strong background in bioengineering field, such as microfluidics or tissue engineering and a reasonable working knowledge of immunology and molecular biology. Candidates with background in biology or chemistry who can demonstrate competence in biotechnology engineering will also be considered. He or she should be motivated, able to work well in teams, and have excellent communication skills. Potential areas of application include: Development of new bioassays and microfluidic tools. Previous experience in cell culture, microscope operation, molecular biology and immunology, assay and bio assay development, biomarker analysis, biosensors and diagnostic devices/tools development is required .

Qualifications

PhD and postdoctoral experience in related field. Strong background in bioengineering field such as microfluidics or tissue engineering. Working knowledge of immunology and molecular biology.

Additional Information

Northeastern University is on an exciting trajectory of growth and innovation. The University is a leader in inter-disciplinary research, urban engagement, experiential learning, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. Northeastern University is home to 20,000 students and to the nation’s premier cooperative education program. The past decade has witnessed a dramatic increase in Northeastern’s international reputation for research and innovative educational programs. A heightened focus on interdisciplinary research and scholarship is driving a faculty hiring initiative at Northeastern, advancing its position amongst the nation’s top research universities.
Northeastern University is situated on the Avenue of the Arts in Boston’s historic Back Bay, four blocks from the Longwood Medical Area (encompassing Harvard Medical School, Children’s Hospital Boston, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center), and eight blocks from the Boston Medical Center.
Bouvé College of Health Sciences has over 200 faculty members, with approximately 2,100 undergraduate and 1,500 graduate students. It is the leading national model for education and research in the health, psychosocial and biomedical sciences and supports the University’s mission of educating students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment and creating and translating knowledge to meet global and societal needs.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. References

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