Research Data Support Specialist II (Temporary)
Ecology & Evolutionary BiologyDepartment Website Link:
Tucson, AZ USAPosition Highlights:
The Enard Lab at the University of Arizona, College of Science is looking for a qualified candidate as a Research Data Support Specialist. First generation college students are particularly encouraged to apply.
The University of Arizona has been recognized for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona and relocations services, please click here.Duties & Responsibilities:
The Research Data Support specialist will:
- Prepare computing environments for specific bioinformatic tools.
- Code HPC pipelines to assist the lab members with their data analysis projects.
- Participate to the collection and interpretation of population genomics data, and to the preparation of scientific manuscripts using these data.
- Minimum of 3 years of experience in biology, evolutionary biology and/or relevant work experience is required.
- High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience required.
- A bachelor’s degree in Biology is preffered, ideally with a minor in Computer Sciences.
- Previous experience in Python, R, and statistics.
Non-ExemptFull Time/Part Time:
Part TimeNumber of Hours Worked per Week:
19 or lessJob FTE:
No BenefitsRate of Pay:
4Career Stream and Level:
Research & Data AnalysisJob Function:
ResearchType of criminal background check required::
Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)Number of Vacancies:
1Target Hire Date:
5/3/2021Expected End Date:
Contact Information for Candidates:
Dr David Enard
4/23/2021Open Until Filled:
YesDocuments Needed to Apply:
Resume and Cover LetterSpecial Instructions to Applicant:
At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.