Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Biological Engineering
Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.
POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, AUTOMATING BIOLOGICAL MICROFLUIDICS, Biological Engineering-Manalis and Griffith Research Groups, to assume a position that will have a near-term impact on how women’s health and reproductive care can be delivered. The research goal is to develop microfluidic platforms that standardize processes in handling patient-derived cells and tissues. This research project will address a well-defined problem that is a significant and pressing clinical need, with the potential launch of a start-up company in a one- to two-year timeframe, in collaboration with clinicians.
REQUIRED: a Ph.D. in an engineering field; experience with microfluidics, automation, precision engineering, and/or systems integration; and a desire to work as part of the interdisciplinary team in a leadership capacity. Job #19002
In addition to applying online with a CV and cover letter via the MIT website, please submit a letter of intent on how this position relates to your past experience, a CV, and contacts for three academic references via email (with “postdoctoral associate” in the subject line) to Professor Linda Griffith (email@example.com) and Professor Scott Manalis (firstname.lastname@example.org).