Temporary Research Technician

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Position TypeTemporary Staff (SHRA)Job TitleTemporary Research TechnicianDepartment NameNeuroscience Center - 428601Vacancy IDS016853Position Posting CategoryResearch ProfessionalsHiring Range$12-$15/hourFull-time/Part-timePart-Time TemporaryIf part-time, how many hours per week?35Work Schedule


Proposed Start DateEstimated Duration of Appointment6 months not to exceed 11 monthsPosting Open Date09/07/2020Posting Close Date09/18/2020Description of Work

Under supervision of the Principal Investigator, this position will be tasked with performing computational analyses to support research projects investigating the genetic basis of psychiatric disorders and substance use disorders (see research at www.wonlab.org, all work will be conducted remotely). Assist postdoc and/or graduate students with their analysis on genome-wide association studies, chromatin architecture, and massively parallel reporter assay. Strict attention to detail, record keeping, code writing, collaborative attitudes, and communication skills are required. Additional duties will include data analysis and interpretation; maintaining database of experimental results; assisting with figures for grant applications and publications; providing technical assistance in the lab, including assisting other members of the lab; and assisting with training of lab assistants and students.

Education and Experience

Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work

Preferred Qualifications: Experience with R programming language and experience using Linux/Unix

Special Physical and Mental RequirementsEqual Opportunity Employer Statement

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.

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      Posted: 9/9/2020
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