This job has expired

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Northeastern University
Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Date posted
Nov 7, 2023

View more

Position Type
Administrative, Academic Affairs, Research Administration
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

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.

General Summary: 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.

Qualifications: 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.

Position Type


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.

To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see

To apply, visit


Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert