This title is in the unclassified service and in the SUNY Professional Services Negotiating Unit.
Positions in this family are directly
engaged in sponsored research, with salary derived from extramural funds
for the specific time period covered by the funds. Although a
professional employee, appointees possess full faculty qualifications
and ordinarily are engaged at a salary within the range for a faculty
position. Such appointments are within the academic departments of a
college, and involve professional responsibility in close coordination
with instructional faculty, graduate students, and advanced
undergraduate students. Appointments to these positions may be full-time
or part-time, calendar year or college year, depending upon the
conditions of the grant, although a full-time calendar year appointment
SENIOR RESEARCH ASSOCIATE is equivalent to a senior faculty member and as such supervises an entire, or a significant portion of a research project.
Possess full faculty qualifications equal to an Associate Professor or a Professor.
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