Required Qualifications: (As Evidenced by an Attached Resume) Ph.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) in biochemistry, cell biology, cancer biology, or closely related biological sciences. Three (3) years of experience in biochemistry, cell biology, cancer biology or closely related field, to include at least one year of research experience following attainment of a doctoral degree.The candidate needs to have strong record of publications, high motivation and strong molecular biology background. Technical expertise in standard basic molecular and cellular techniques, including cell culture, transfections/transductions, siRNA, QRT-PCR, chromatin immunoprecipitation and animal studies is required. Preferred Qualifications: Experience in mouse breast cancer models, breast cancer, and computational analyses. Brief Description of Duties: The selected candidate is expected to plan, conduct and document experiments independently and independently evaluate and interpret data. The selected candidate is also expected to develop scientific writing and presentation skills, including grant proposals, manuscript preparation and formal seminars. Independently design and conduct experiments and analyze data: tissue culture, mouse studies, molecular biology experiments, computational analysis Write manuscripts and proposals Responsible for the overall management of the lab, may provide training on specialized skills and research methods. Other duties as assigned. Special Notes: FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption. Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free starting January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree. 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 five Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, 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 160 pediatric specialists, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region. Equal Opportunity Employer, females, minorities, disabled, veterans If you need a disability related accommodation, please call the University Human Resource Services Department at (631) 632- 6161 or the University Hospital Human Resources Department at (631) 444-4700. In accordance with the Title II Crime Awareness and Security Act, a copy of our crime statistics is available upon request by calling (631) 632- 6350. It can also be viewed on line at the University Police website athttp://www.stonybrook.edu/police.
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