Northwell Health Post Doc Research Trainee - Brain Biotech Center in Manhasset, New York

Req Number 001F2E

Job Category Research

Job Description

Studies in the Brain Tumor Biology and Therapy Laboratory at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, directed by Marc Symons, PhD, focus on glioblastoma and medulloblastoma. Researchers in the laboratory are using state-of-the art animal models, cell-based assays and equipment to identify and develop novel therapeutic approaches and drug delivery methods to treat these brain tumors. Please click here for more info on the dept.

Responsibilities Include:

  1. Performs research projects as directed. Follows and adheres to experimental protocols in a proficient and meticulous manner.

  2. Responsible for the collection, analysis and interpretation of research data related to specific project.

  3. Submits manuscripts and abstracts for publication to peer review journals and presentations at local, national and international conferences.

  4. Performs a variety of tasks, including but not limited to, correspondence, attending meetings, database maintenance, maintaining records, charts, etc.

  5. Provides technical direction to research staff.

  6. Performs related duties, as required.


• Doctorate (M.D., D.O., DVM, or PhD.) Degree, required.

• Ability to communicate effectively.