Post-Doctoral Fellowship (Multiple Openings Expected) - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

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Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts 02452

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Posting Number: FFY151CIT

Division: AA - Academic Affairs

Position Department: Center for Integration of Science & Industry

Position Classification: FF - Full Time Faculty

Position Cost Center: 1212

Position Band: 00E-Exempt/Salaried Ungraded

Description of Duties:
Bentley University invites applications for a post-doctoral fellowship in the Center for Integration of Science and Industry. The Center's research, outreach, and educational activities focus on developing an interdisciplinary understanding of the process by which scientific discoveries are translated to create public value. Successful applicants will be part of a dynamic, interdisciplinary team of faculty, staff, students, and Executives in Residence under the supervision of Dr. Fred Ledley, Professor of Natural & Applied Sciences and Management. A particular focus of the Center's research is the role of technology readiness, business models, investment, management, and public policy on the success of drug development in the biopharmaceutical industry and improving health outcomes. Fellows will have an opportunity to learn business skills through research on business practices. This is a one-year appointment as post-doctoral fellow with the opportunity to extend for a second year based on satisfactory performance. The Center anticipates the availability of several positions becoming available in 2014-2015. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Additional Description of Duties: Please visit for more information about Bentley, the Center for Integration of Science and Industry, the Department of Natural & Applied Sciences, and the Department of Management.

Position Qualifications:
Candidates should have a doctorate degree, or equivalent terminal degree, in a relevant field of biomedical science including genomics, molecular biology, bioinformatics, biochemistry, or pharmaceutical science. Individuals with industry experience, and those interested in transitioning from biomedical science to careers in the biopharmaceutical industry, consulting, or investment are particularly encouraged to apply. Individuals must have strong communication and writing skills, the ability to work constructively in a highly interdisciplinary environment with professional colleagues and undergraduate students, and a commitment to maintaining high ethical and professional standards. Individuals must be proficient in routine computer applications, such as Microsoft Office, and facility with quantitative methods, common statistical analytical tools, and simple programming is preferred.

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter
Other Document
Research Statement

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants: All application materials should be submitted through Bentley's on-line employment site at Applications should include curriculum vita, cover letter, and statements of research experience and research interests (use "Other Document" tab to upload research interests) Candidates will be asked to submit contact information for 3 references. The references will be contacted shortly after the application is complete to upload confidential references.

Bentley University leads higher education in the integration of global business with the arts and sciences, information technology, and corporate and social responsibility. We seek faculty and staff who represent diverse backgrounds, interests and talents.
Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.

Position Type: Faculty

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Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.

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Keyword Phrases

  • Center for Integration of Science & Industry
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship
  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Biochemistry & Biophysics
  • Genetics & Genomics
  • Bioinformatics & Biostatistics
  • Molecular & Structural Biology
Employment Type:Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Post - Doctorate
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Writing Samples