Postdoctoral Research Scholar

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Vacancy Type Post Doc Is Internal Transfer Only No Time-Limited Appointment Length No If Yes, Appointment Length Working Title Postdoctoral Research Scholar Anticipated Hiring Range $50,000-$60,000 Position Number 00107487 Work Schedule M-F 40 hours a week. Some evenings for community meetings. Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.0 Department 172201 - Biological Sciences Department 172201 - Biological Sciences Job City & State Raleigh, NC Essential Job Duties

This postdoctoral research scholar will conduct epidemiologic analyses of the GenX Exposure Study data so that we can provide results to the affected communities in a timely fashion.

Other Work/Responsibilities

Occasional travel to Wilmington and Fayetteville, NC for community meetings and data collection.

Minimum Experience/Education

Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., M.D., D.V.M., Sc.D.) in appropriate field awarded no more than five (5) years from initial date of postdoctoral appointment.

Departmental Required Skills

Doctorate in Environmental Epidemiology or similar training
Statistical analysis including linear and logistic regression as well as multilevel modeling for analysis of mixtures. Experience with SAS or R.
Strong written and oral communication skills.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Use of RedCap for data management
Training with regard to data security protections.
Experience with Community-Engaged Research or environmental justice related projects.
Spanish speaking.
Experience with human subjects research (CITI training or similar).
Data visualization experience
Training in environmental exposure assessment

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions

Applicants should be prepared with a Resume/CV, Cover Letter, Contact Information for 3 Professional References, and a Short Writing Sample. The writing sample should be an example of scientific writing, and could include a part of the applicant’s thesis.

Job Open Date 03/18/2019 Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time. 04/01/2019 Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No Proposed Hire Date 06/01/2019 AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

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Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have a doctorate in Environmental Epidemiology?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Do you have experience in analysis of chemical mixture data? Please detail this experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * What is your experience with environmental exposure assessment? Please provide information on the exposures assessed and the tools used.

    (Open Ended Question)

Application Materials Required Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for References
  4. Short Writing Sample
Optional Documents




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    Posted: 3/19/2019
    Application Due: 4/20/2019
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