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HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Postdoctoral Associate in Stony Brook, New York

Employer Name: Stony Brook University

Postdoctoral Associate Required Qualifications: (as evidenced by an attached resume) PhD (or foreign equivalent) in Biological Chemistry, Plant Biology, or Plant Virology in hand by January 2023 . Experience in agrobacterium research. Experience in cell and molecular biology techniques. Proven record of publication in internationally recognized scientific journals. Experience in presenting data at scientific meetings. Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of Plant Biology on molecular and cellular level. Knowledge of plant proteasomal degradation systems. Knowledge of techniques to genetically cross Arabidopsis plants. Experience with plant viruses. Experience in confocal microscopy. Brief Description of Duties: The Postdoctoral Associate will assist the Principal Investigator, Vitaly Citovsky , Distinguished Professor in the Department of Biochemistry & Cell Biology. The incumbent will participate in a collaborative research project on the plant viruses Arabidopsis and N. benthamiana using molecular biology techniques. The incumbent will conduct research and ensure that all experiments are appropriately conducted following the policies and procedures of Stony Brook University. Duties: Perform guided research on agrobacterium using BiFC, confocal microscope, comet assay and tumor assay. Perform guided research on plant viruses using molecular biology techniques. Generation of Arabidopsis and N. benthamiana transgenic plants. Summarize data for publication in scientific journals. Present research at meetings, both internal and external at scientific conferences and meetings Other duties as assigned. Special Notes: The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption. Visit The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs to learn more about our postdoctoral community. Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application. Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws. If you need a disability-related accommodation, please call the university Office of Equity and Access (OEA) at (631) 632-6280 or visit OEA . In accordance with the Title II Crime Awareness and Security Act a copy of our crime statistics can be viewed here . Visit our WHY WORK HERE page to learn about the total rewards we offer. Job Number: 2202805 Official Job Title : Postdoctoral Associate Job Field : Post Doctoral Primary Location : US-NY-Stony Brook Department/Hiring Area : Biochemistry and Cell Biology Schedule : Full-time Shift : Day Shift Shift Hours : 9am - 6pm Posting Start Date : Aug 3, 2022 Posting End Date : Aug 18, 2022, 3:59:00 AM Salary : Commensurate with experience Appointment Type : Regular Salary Grade : E89