Research Assistant

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Essential Job Duties:

This position is for a part-time researcher to contribute to a research project focused on liquid metal for heat transfer applications.

Carry out experiments in the laboratory including contact angle measurements and other wetting related studies of fluids on various substrates. In addition, collaborate with graduate students in a supportive role for ongoing research activities.

Is Time Limited:


If Yes, Appointment Length:

7 months

Job City & State:

Raleigh, NC

Classification Title:

Temporary-Professional NonFaculty

Working Title:

Research Assistant

Work Schedule:

Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm or Flex time as needed

Other Work/Responsibilities:

Attend group research meetings and other research meetings.

Minimum Experience/Education:

Bachelor of science in chemical engineering (or equivalent)

Department Required Skills:


Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:

Bachelor of science in chemical engineering (or equivalent) and experience working with liquid metals

Required License or Certification:


Valid NC Driver's License required?:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


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Job No:
Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 1/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time