Hofstra University
Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science
Laboratory Specialist – Bioengineering/Cell and Tissue Engineering Laboratory

Hofstra University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science’s Department of Engineering seeks to fill an anticipated Laboratory Specialist position for a motivated candidate with a B.S. in Engineering or related fields. The applicant is expected to manage the daily operations of the laboratory, including accurately recording procedures, maintaining databases, ordering, participating in joint upkeep of the lab, which is used for both teaching and undergraduate research. Past research experience in atomic force microscopy on cells is preferred. The Lab is equipped with an Asylum MFP-3D-BIO AFM, Zeiss Axio Observer Z1 Fluorescent Microscope, BD FACSVerse Flow Cytometer, Bioflux Microfluidic System and qPCR machine. Applicants should be capable of conducting experiments and mentoring undergraduates during lab classes and for research projects. Interested individuals must submit a letter including a resume that describes their previous research experience, and articulates why they are the best candidate to pursue this position. Good communication, organizational skills, and interest to interact with undergraduate students and faculty are required. All application materials must be submitted by email to eggsyr@hofstra.edu.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.

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; 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.