Research Technician - Tarran Lab

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Position TypeTemporary Staff (SHRA)Job TitleResearch Technician - Tarran LabDepartment NameCell Biology and Physiology - 422001Vacancy IDS017001Position Posting CategoryResearch ProfessionalsHiring Range$15-20/hourFull-time/Part-timeFull-Time TemporaryIf part-time, how many hours per week?40Work Schedule

Monday through Friday, 8 am – 5 pm

Proposed Start Date11/10/2020Estimated Duration of Appointment6 months not to exceed 11 monthsPosting Open Date10/14/2020Posting Close Date11/03/2020Description of Work

Currently, research in the Tarran lab is focused on three main areas, listed below, and we utilize cell biological and biochemical techniques coupled with in vivo translational approaches to address these questions:the effects of new and emerging tobacco products on lung health, regulation of epithelial cell function by the extracellular environment, gender differences in cystic fibrosis lung disease.

Techniques used in our lab:
Ca2+ imaging
Confocal microscopy
Electrophysiology (In vivo nasal potential difference measurements, microelectrodes & Ussing chambers)
Fluorescence recovery after photobleaching (FRAP)
Fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET)
Mass Spectrometry
Molecular Biology & Real Time (q)PCR
Tissue culture
Western Blot

Education and Experience

Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

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: 10/15/2020
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