Research Technician

Job description

Position Type:

Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title:

Research Technician

Department Name:

Biochemistry and Biophysics - 423001

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Position Posting Category:

Research Professionals

Hiring Range:



Full-Time Temporary

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Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm

Estimated Duration of Appointment:

6 months not to exceed 11 months

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Description of Work:

The primary purpose of this position is to assist the PI and other technical staff in executing and reporting scientific experiments designed to develop approaches to improve gene therapy delivery to the airway epithelial cells of persons with chronic lung disease. Scientific techniques include, but are not limited to human cell culture, in vitro biophysical and biochemical techniques, molecular biology, and CRISPR gene editing. A partial component of this position is general laboratory management including participation in daily operations including ordering supplies, general record keeping, and compliance with health and safety procedures

Education and Experience:

Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

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: 4/7/2021
Application Due: 4/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time