Postdoctoral Research Associate

Postdoctoral Research Associate Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to join our team.


  • Design data collection tools for evaluation purposes;
  • Collect and analyze research data related to evaluation;
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with our clients so they are engaged throughout the evaluation process;
  • Prepare a range of communication tools to assist in disseminating findings and maximize evaluation use;
  • Writes manuscripts of completed work;
  • Contribute intellectually to scientific goals;
  • Generates scientific hypotheses and conducts data analysis from start to finish;
  • Works independently with minimal supervision;
  • special training workshops in research methods and statistics;
  • Establish and implement randomization to treatment arms;
  • Oversee and organize all aspects of STI testing for the research study including testing, notification, referral, and reporting;
  • participation in NYU graduate/faculty seminars, and;
  • collaboration with senior and junior members of the research team and cross-institutional networking,
  • Work on NIH funded projects related to cannabis, opioid use, pain, alcohol, and health research.


  • Thorough understanding of core health science concepts;
  • Ideal candidate must be motivated, has excellent written/oral communication skills, a strong desire and ability to work in a collaborative environment;
  • Requires a Ph.D. degree in Biomedical sciences;
  • Strong organizational and communication skills;
  • Outstanding empirical writing skill;
  • Candidates who have research experience in animal models , muscle biology /physiology would be preferred;
  • Ability to work collaboratively with study staff, postdoctoral researchers, undergraduates, principle investigators, and other laboratories;
  • Highly proficient in R, SAS, or comparable statistical software;
  • Interested candidates should apply with full CV, statement of research interests, and list of references to