Postdoctoral Research Associate

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Apr 07, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Postdoctoral Research Associate

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and a world leader in experiential learning. The same commitment to connecting with the world drives our use-inspired research enterprise. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Our campuses in Charlotte, N.C., San Francisco, Seattle, and Toronto are regional platforms for undergraduate and graduate learning and collaborative research. Northeastern pursues advanced research in security and materials at the Innovation Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts, and in coastal sustainability at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts.

About the Opportunity:
Experimental Postdoctoral associate position in the Nanoscale Biophysics Laboratory at Northeastern University.

The postdoctoral associate will participate in a collaborative DARPA project and will work on fabricating devices that contain micropores using laser technology that has been developed in our lab. The successful applicant will manage our group-specific tasks of the project by participating in regular meetings, reporting to the team, and delivering timely devices to the collaborating team. A minor role also includes training any interns, technicians, or graduate students to perform the tasks required. The applicant must have solid communication skills and high aptitude for documentation of data on laboratory notebooks and digital media.

Must have a PhD and ample experience working with pore fabrication and computer control of hardware.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience working with nanopores and characterization via optical and electron-based imaging techniques (e.g., SEM).

Additional Information:
Additional information

Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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