Submitted: 3 March 2020
Department: Anatomy
Institution: New York Institute of Technology
Job type: Postdoc
Apply by: 23 March 2020
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The New York Institute of Technology, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury (Long Island) Department of Anatomy invites applications for a three-year postdoctoral position.

The successful applicant will teach cadaver-based human anatomy to medical students as well as engage in research. Approximately equal effort will be devoted to teaching and research. Applicants with a research focus that complements ongoing research of anatomy faculty are preferred.

The successful candidate will possess a Ph.D. or equivalent degree by the start date. Applicants who have completed all degree requirements for a Ph.D. will also be considered. Previous experience teaching anatomy is preferred, but not required.

The position will start July 1, 2020 but is negotiable. Applications should include: a cover letter (up to 2 pages), curriculum vitae, and contact information for 3 professional references including e-mail addresses. Application deadline is March 23, 2020. Please direct any question to Dr. Simone Hoffmann ([email protected]).

At New York Tech, the successful applicant will join a vibrant research community in Long Island and New York City and would have access to research facilities in the Department of Anatomy and at New York Tech, including a new Visualization Center equipped with microCT scanner, Amira workstations, 3D printers, portable laser surface scanners, and microscopy; tissue staining lab for processing, clearing, and staining biological specimens; embryology lab for in vivo experiments; gait lab for collecting kinematic data; and state-of-the-art Center for Biomedical Innovations for robotics, VR, and AR. New York Tech is also located close to other major research institutions such as the American Museum of Natural History, Stony Brook University, and Cold Spring Harbor.

New York Institute of Technology offers 90 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in more than 50 fields of study, including computer science, data, and cybersecurity; biology and biomedical studies; architecture and design; engineering; health professions and medicine; IT and digital technologies; management; communications and marketing; education and counseling; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education, it welcomes more than 9,000 students worldwide. The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as programs around the world.

New York Tech embraces its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, give all qualified students access to opportunity, and support research and scholarship that benefits the larger world. More than 100,000 alumni comprise an engaged network of doers, makers, and innovators prepared change the world, solve 21st-century challenges, and reinvent the future.

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