Research Assistant

Job description

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Essential Job Duties:

Responsible for leading a research project associated with designing environmentally benign new formulations for various applications.

- Develop new formulations and understand the complex interactions involved.
- Perform experiments to evaluate the performance of existing and new formulations.
- Collaborate with others on application testing, results analysis and new idea development.
- Present lab results in accordance of timeline goals.

Is Time Limited:


If Yes, Appointment Length:

5 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:


Minimum Experience/Education:

Master’s or PhD preferred, but not required.
1-3 years of hands on experience with biobased materials.

Department Required Skills:


Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:

1-3 years in Polymer Rheology

Required License or Certification:


Valid NC Driver's License required?:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


Anticipated Hiring Range:

$25 per hour

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Job No:
Posted: 1/13/2021
Application Due: 4/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time