Posting InformationPosition Information Position TypePermanent Staff (SHRA)Is this an internal only recruitment?NoPosition TitleResearch Technician - JourneyWorking TitleResearch TechnicianPosition Number20014913Vacancy IDP010401Budgeted Hiring Range32,964 - 35,000Pay Band Information
To learn more about the pay band for this branch and role, please see the Career Banding rates spreadsheet.Salary Grade Equivalent60/GN05Full-time/Part-time Permanent/Time-LimitedFull-Time PermanentIf time-limited, estimated duration of appointmentHours per week40Work Schedule
Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pmDepartment Name and NumberLineberger Compr Cancer Center-426801Date First Posted07/09/2019Closing Date07/23/2019Position LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Posting CategoryResearch Professionals Position Summary Information Department Description
The UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, founded in 1975, is one of 50 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the country. The Center’s mission is to reduce cancer occurrence and death in North Carolina and the nation through research, treatment, training and outreach.
Research in the Cox Lab focuses on determining the mechanisms by which RAS oncoproteins drive cancer growth and on devising strategies to block RAS function for cancer treatment.Equal Opportunity Employer
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.Position Description
This position will provide technical and scientific expertise on research projects related to these research goals. In addition to bench research, lab support and personnel training is also required.Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
Experienced at using mammalian cell culture, site-directed mutagenesis and other genetic manipulation, and targeted inhibitors that block signaling outputs.Preferred Qualifications
Experience with basic metabolic assays such as Seahorse and autophagy assays.Required Licenses/Certifications Special Physical and Mental RequirementsPosition/Schedule RequirementsPosition AttributesStimulus/ARRA FundedNoQuick Linkhttp://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/165737 Contact Information Office of Human Resources Contact Information
If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (919) 843-2300 or send an email to [email protected]
Please note: The Office of Human Resources will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
- Curriculum Vitae / Resume
- Cover Letter
- List of References
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you possess the competencies necessary to perform the Research Technician position?
- * What is your research experience in defining the mechanisms of targeted anticancer therapeutics?
(Open Ended Question)
- * What is your research experience in studying cancer cell metabolism and/or autophagic processes?
(Open Ended Question)