Postdoctoral Research Associate
About the Opportunity
We are seeking candidates for a new position focused on quantifying
cardiopulmonary dysfunction following inhalation of smoke,
originating from the Wildland Urban Interface region, funded by a
NIEHS/NIH R01. The researcher will join the Integrated
Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Team, led by Profs. Bellini and Oakes
in the Dept of Bioengineering.
Performs basic or applied research of a
limited scope, primarily using existing theories and methods.
Assists the supervisor in the interpretation and publication of
results and grants. Maintains the laboratory and may exercise
functional supervision over supporting research staff. Primary
responsibility is ensuring that the research is complete. The
appointment generally does not extend beyond two years.
Must have a Ph.D. or equivalent; be able to
undertake substantially full-time research or scholarship; work
under the supervision of a senior scholar.
Specific requirements for this position:
PhD in Biomedical
Engineering, Medical Physics, Radiology, Mechanical Engineering, or
relevant field is required. Must have expertise in Magnetic
Resonance Imaging (MRI) of rodents. Preference will be given to
applicants that have experience imaging the cardiovascular and
pulmonary systems. Responsibilities will include collection of
images, data analysis, and presentation of results. This project is
focused on the impact of wildland fire smoke inhalation.
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
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