Postdoctoral Associate

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Postdoctoral Associate
Classification Title Postdoctoral Associate
Posting Number R1700013
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade E.8
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences of the University at Buffalo (SUNY Buffalo, NY, USA) has a postdoctoral position available. The Post-doctoral Fellow will be expected to:
• Conduct research in developing cue-signal-response models of key immune and tissue cell types which can be leveraged across a wide range of therapeutic areas (immunoscience, immuno-oncology, fibrosis) at different stages of discovery and exploratory clinical research
• Build a knowledge base of cellular stimulus-response data, which can inform the drug discovery process.
• Prepare research reports, manuscripts for publication, and grant or project support applications based on completed or anticipated research.
• Coordinate collaborations with industrial scientists within an industry funded research program.

Minimum Qualifications

• Applicant should possess a Ph.D. degree with training in chemical and biological engineering or pharmaceutical sciences, focusing on multi-scale modeling.
• As this is an advanced modeling appointment, applicant must possess strong fundamental skills in general mathematical and computational modeling, including experience with network-based analyses, and some experience performing wet-lab assays.
• Applicants must have experience with at least one scripting language and modeling platform (e.g., MATLAB preferable, R, and Python).
• Applicant must have a record of early career achievement, such as at least two first-author papers in relevant journals or national conference presentations demonstrating expertise in bioinformatics, mathematical modeling, and/or systems analysis.
• Applicant should be self-motivated, capable of conducting independent research, and possess strong problem solving capabilities, and written and oral communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Salary Range $47,476
Work Hours
FTE 1.0
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Close DateExternal Closing Date 03/24/2018
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name Donald E. Mager
Contact's Title Pharm.D, PhD, Professor
Contact's Email dmager@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-645-2903

Posting Dates

Posted 03/24/2017
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Research Statement
Optional Documents