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About the Opportunity: We are seeking a postdoctoral scholar with experience in C. elegans molecular genetics, biological imaging, quantitative image analysis, and/or computational modeling to help lead a study on intra- and inter-cellular calcium signaling in the reproductive system of the nematode C. elegans. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and organized, and able to work well in a diverse team of PhD, Masters, and Undergraduate students. The appointment generally does not extend beyond three years.
Responsibilities: 65% - Assist in initiating, executing, and completing clinical research and experiments.
20 % - Prepare and write research papers, presentations, grant proposals, etc.
10 % - Laboratory management
5 % - Train graduate students
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.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.