Postdoctoral Research Associate

Job description

Position Title:

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Vacancy ID:



Kenan-Flagler Bus Sch - 330100

Position Type:

Postdoctoral Scholar

Salary Range:

Dependent on Experience / Qualifications


Full Time



Proposed Start Date:


Estimated Duration of Appointment:

24 Months

Posting Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Work Location:

Chapel Hill, NC

Position Summary:

The Organizational Behavior department in the Kenan-Flagler Business School seeks a postdoctoral fellow to support NIH-sponsored research on the team innovation process and teams working in a healthcare context. The successful candidate will work closely with OB faculty to study cross-disciplinary innovation and clinical trial teams by conducting survey, qualitative and archival research. The postdoctoral fellow will work proactively and independently to design and conduct empirical research and to analyze and synthesize results, and work collaboratively with OB faculty on scholarly papers, and also continue to develop their own research towards publication in top-tier academic journals. The two-year position is research focused, but teaching opportunities may be available.

Educational Requirements:

Applicants must have earned their Ph.D. or be close to completion in Organizational Behavior, Management, Psychology, Public Policy or a related discipline.

Qualifications and Experience:

Strong research experience in teams, management, healthcare, and/or innovation is desired. The ideal candidate would have experience in research design and survey management, qualitative research, field research, or archival data analysis.

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.

Special Instructions:

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Job No:
Posted: 11/30/2020
Application Due: 1/29/2021
Work Type: Full Time