Postdoctoral Associate with Neurobiology, Animal Behavior or Imaging background

Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, New York
November 05 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):

Doctoral Degree or foreign equivalent degree or degree in hand by June 2019.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in Neurobiology, Molecular or Cellular Biology, Animal Behavior or Imaging.

Brief Description of Duties:

The laboratory of Dr. Grigori Enikolopov at the Center for Developmental Genetics at Stony Brook University is seeking two Postdoctoral Associates to work on neural stem cells and their maintenance, division, and differentiation in the adolescent and adult brain, and on neuronal mechanisms of complex social behavior. Successful candidates will be highly motivated, enthusiastic individuals with experience in imaging, animal behavior, opto- and chemo-genetics or molecular neurobiology.

  • Within the predetermined research scope and methodology, conduct research experiments.
  • 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.

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About Stony Brook:

Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the six Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

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For a full position description or to apply online, visit: (Req. # 1802683)


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