Stony Brook University Postdoctoral Associate in Stony Brook, New York

Postdoctoral Associate


Required Qualifications: (As evidenced by an attached resume)

Doctoral degree (or foreign equivalent). Experience in the areas of mouse genetics, molecular biology, and biochemistry.

Preferred Qualifications:

Doctoral degree (or foreign equivalent) in Genetics, Molecular Biology or Bio-Chemistry.

Brief Description of Duties:

The Postdoctoral Associate will conduct experiments using novel genetic mouse models developed for in-depth mechanistic studies of inflammation/obesity in pancreatic tumorigenesis to work on research projects focused on pancreatic cancer biology.

  • Conduct research experiments using novel genetic mouse models for in-depth studies of inflammation / obesity in pancreatic tumorgenesis and the link between reactive oxygen species (ROS), cancer metabolism and oncogenic Kras in cancer development.

  • Study genetics of mice and the relation to pancreatic cancer biology.

  • Maintain database containing all animal information

  • Documentation of studies, data collection and analysis and literature searches.

  • Preparation of manuscripts for publication in scientific journals and presentation at national meetings. May also assist with grant reports and proposal writing.

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.

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Job Field: Post Doctoral

Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook

Official Job Title: Postdoctoral Associate

Department/Hiring Area: Medicine - Gastroenterology

The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook

Schedule: Full-time

Pass Days: Variable

Posting Start Date: Aug 7, 2018

Posting End Date: Aug 21, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Salary: : $47,500 - $55,000/Ann@1.0FTE CWE

Salary Grade: E89

Req ID: 1802240