Research Technician - Technology and Society

Job description

Position Type:

Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title:

Research Technician - Technology and Society

Department Name:

Sch of Inform and Libr Science - 370101

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Position Posting Category:

Research Professionals

Hiring Range:

Dependent on Qualifications


Part-Time Temporary

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


Work Schedule:

Hours will necessarily fluctuate to meet the research needs of the position.

Proposed Start Date:


Estimated Duration of Appointment:

6 months or less

Posting Open Date:


Posting Close Date:


Description of Work:

These positions will provide intermittent research support to SILS Associate Professor Zeynep Tufekci. Duties include fact-checking, researching and editing articles on a variety of topics including technology and society and the pandemic response.

Education and Experience:

Minimum Education and Experience: Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Preferred: Bachelor’s degree and previous fact-checking and researching experience.

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: 11/12/2020
Application Due: 11/24/2020
Work Type: Full Time