Research Specialist

Job description

Position Type:

Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title:

Research Specialist

Department Name:

Medicine - MHI - 411427

Vacancy ID:


Position Posting Category:

Research Professionals

Hiring Range:

$24.00 - $27.00


Full-Time Temporary

If part-time, how many hours per week?:


Work Schedule:

Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5pm

Proposed Start Date:


Estimated Duration of Appointment:

6 months not to exceed 11 months

Posting Open Date:


Posting Close Date:


Description of Work:

Duties include 1) maintenance, transfection/transduction and imaging of cells in culture; 2) basic cloning, qPCR, immunofluorescence, Western blotting; 3) assist in the maintenance of our mouse colony, including animal breeding and genotyping; 4) ordering of supplies and general inventory/lab management; and 5) training for students and visiting scholars/fellows

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Equal 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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Job No:
Posted: 10/18/2020
Application Due: 11/16/2020
Work Type: Full Time