Postdoctoral Researcher - Nature Inspired

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job #
076252

Job Title
Postdoctoral Researcher - Nature Inspired

Location
Syracuse, NY

Pay Range
Commensurate with Experience

FLSA Status
Exempt

Hours

As determined by principal investigator.

Job Type
Full-time

Rank
Post Doc

Campus
Syracuse, NY

Unionized Position Code
Not Applicable

Job Description

A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is immediately available in Dave Moz Lab (Chemistry Department and BioInspired Institute at Syracuse University), to develop nature-inspired strategies for controlling the structure and mechanics of biopolymer condensates.

This NIH -funded project aims to use post-translational modifications to alter the interfacial and rheological properties of all aqueous emulsions derived from the liquid-liquid phase separation of proteins.

The successful candidate will have a strong background in the experimental characterization of soft condensed matter as demonstrated by publications in the field.

Qualifications

A doctoral degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Materials Science, Polymer Materials Science, Polymer Engineering, or closely related field is required. Prior publication record in the characterization of structure and dynamics of soft condensed matter using rheological, scattering, and other techniques.

Job Specific Qualifications

Familiarity with the production, isolation, and characterization of peptides/proteins is desired but not required.

Responsibilities

Pioneer research areas by intellectually engaging the group, running experiments, writing proposals, publishing research results in peer-reviewed journals. Train undergraduate and graduate students and coordinate purchasing.

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Physical Requirements

Tools/Equipment

Application Instructions

In addition to completing an online application, please attach a curriculum vitae, cover letter and three list of references.

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Quick Link
https://www.sujobopps.com/postings/92058

Job Posting Date
03/02/2022

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled
Yes

Priority Consideration

Job Category
Faculty

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