Research Support Specialist

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Research Support Specialist
Classification Title Research Support Specialist
Posting Number R1700198
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade N.11
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

Research engineer/technician position. Will be responsible for the maintenance and development of human subjects’ research facilities and instruments, including a human capable hyper- / hypobaric chamber. Will possess in depth knowledge of computer-based programs, including data acquisition software. Will assist in the design and conduct of research experiments, documentation of results, and help in preparation of research papers and reports. This position is funded by a contract with the Navy.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree, or associates degree with the equivalent level of experience, in mechanical or electrical technology or engineering or related discipline. Demonstration of practical experience in these fields is desired. Applicants with a bachelors degree in exercise science or related scientific discipline will also be considered. However, a demonstration of practical, hands-on experience is required.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Salary Range $38,000 – $48,000
Work Hours

Monday – Friday with flexible hours as needed when studies are scheduled.

FTE 1.00
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should provide CV, cover letter and contact information for two references. Thank you.

Close DateExternal Closing Date 09/22/2018
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name Nancy Niedermayer
Contact's Title Assistant to the Chair
Contact's Email niedermay@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-829-5592

Posting Dates

Posted 09/22/2017
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of reference letters required
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents