Sr Research Scientist

Posting Details

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Position Information

Position Title Sr Research Scientist
Requisition Number STFR004082
Division/College College of Engineering
Interdisciplinary Division/College Not Applicable
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Grade 12
Posting Date 10/04/2017

The Senior Research Scientist will perform basic or applied research on critical or difficult problems involving the development of new theories or methodologies. The successful candidate will be responsible for multi Center management and coordination of activities. Participates in external professional activities (i.e. publication of research, attendance/participation in professional conferences). Exercises functional and administrative management over supporting research staff.


Must have a Ph.D. or equivalent; experience which includes progressively more responsible, independent research work evidenced by publications, inventions, or equivalent efforts; demonstrated project management experience, including supervisory, budgetary and general administrative skills. The successful candidate will have a focus on environmental health, specifically one or more of the following:
• Environmental epidemiology
• Health informatics
Experience in project or program management, proposal development, and/or database management a plus.

Additional Information

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Research Statement
Optional Documents

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