ANNOUNCEMENT OF Professional Vacancy

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK · DOWNSTATE MEDICAL CENTER  
450 CLARKSON AVENUE, BOX 1194, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 11203
Department: CELL BIOLOGY Job Title: RESEARCH ASSOCIATE/TEMPORARY
Professional  Rank: SR2 Descriptive Title: RESEARCH ASSOCIATE/TEMPORARY
Salary Range: $50,000.00-$75,000.00+$3,026.00* Line Number: Line# 22955
Additional Position Information: * Represents Location Pay for full-time appointees. Hours of work: 9AM-5PM; Days of week: Monday-Friday; Hours per week 37.5. THIS IS A TEMPORARY POSITION FOR 1 YEAR.
Brief Description of Duties:
A post-doctoral scholar is sought to work on a multidisciplinary project to investigate the molecular mechanisms of eukaryotic protein synthesis and its regulation in an in vitro reconstituted translational system. The candidate is required to perform the following duties: DNA manipulations: cloning, mutagenesis, sequencing and purification from E.coli. Protein manipulations: expression in E.coli, purification on affinity columns, FPLC purification, protein gel analysis. Running the project: creative thinking, planning the experiements and data analysis.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION

All successful candidates must undergo various background checks, maintain credentials required for continued employment and adhere to the SUNY-DMC UHB Principles of Behavior.   Clinical Faculty and Allied Health professionals must receive and maintain Medical Board authorization.
Qualifications:
REQUIRED: Ph.D. degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or closely related fields. Prior experience in cloning, native and recombinant proteins purification, FPLC, PAGE-electrophoresis and immunoblotting, stop-flow and quench-flow techniques.
Posting ID: 15741 Ref #: C/PR-22955-17
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume along with a cover letter to ==>
Please include: Job Title( RESEARCH ASSOCIATE/TEMPORARY ), Line( 22955 ) and PostingID( 15741 )
The Employment Office
M.S.C.  1194
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11203  ( email: careers@downstate.edu )

Closing date for receipt of applications:

Internal Consideration Program: Open Until Filled Off-campus recruitment: Open Until Filled

SUNY Downstate Medical Center offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
SUNY Downstate Medical Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familiar status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status or criminal conviction.