| Hofstra University Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering & Applied Science Engineering Postdoctoral Fellowship in Bioengineering/Cell & Tissue Engineering |
Hofstra University’s Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science seeks to fill an anticipated postdoctoral position for a PhD level bioengineer/scientist in Hofstra’s Cell and Tissue Engineering Laboratory. Upon satisfactory completion of the two-year position, the candidate will be considered for a tenure-track faculty position in Bioengineering Department.
The candidate is expected to focus on identifying how micro-environmental cues, including biomechanical stimulation, influence vascular endothelial cells. Extensive experience with tissue culture, cell and molecular biology, fluorescent imaging and flow cytometry is required. Past research experiences in atomic force microscopy and microfluidic devices and vascular biology is preferred. The successful applicant will be required to train undergraduate students in these procedures. The Lab is equipped with an AFM, Fluorescent Microscope, Flow Cytometer, Microfluidic Systems and qPCR machine. Applicants should be capable of independent experimental design and manuscript preparation.
Hofstra University is the largest, private, liberal arts institution on Long Island, NY. It is located 25 miles east of Manhattan and includes the following schools: Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; Frank G. Zarb School of Business; Fred Dematteis School of Engineering & Applied Science; Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine; Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies; The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication; School of Education; School of Health Professions and Human Services; Maurice A. Deane School of Law; and Honors College. There are about 500 full-time faculty members, approximately 6,900 full-time and part-time undergraduates, 2,900 graduate students, 800 law students, and 350 medical students. For more information about the University please visit http://www.hofstra.edu/home/index.html.