The Galagan Lab in Biomedical Engineering at Boston University is an interdisciplinary lab at the interface of genomics, molecular biology, computational biology, electrical engineering, and technology development. We develop computational and high-throughput experimental methods to study the systems biology of microbial organisms and translate the resulting knowledge into biomedical applications including biosensors and wearables.
We engineer optical and electronic biosensors derived from microbial proteins. We are seeking a Postdoctoral Associate to work within our expanding Biosensor Engineering efforts.
We are looking for:
PhD in a Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Analytical Chemistry, Materials Science or related field.
Minimum 4 years-experience with electrochemistry and/or photonics.
Experience with spectroscopy and fluorescence detection.
Experience with MEMS and micro/nanomanufacturing.
Experience with protein isolation and immobilization desired.
Experience with molecular biology desired.
Quantitative skills and experience with signal processing.
Desire to work in highly collaborative interdisciplinary environment.
A demonstrated track record of productivity, creativity, and initiative.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
PLEASE DO NOT APPLY TO THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY HUMAN RESOURCES WEBSITES. Please send an email to Prof James Galagan, email@example.com and include the following: (a) a cover letter, (b) a current C.V., and (c) sample publications. The initial appointment is for one year with the possibility of renewal on a yearly basis.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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