Research Technician

Job description

Position Type:

Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title:

Research Technician

Department Name:

Thurston Arthritis Res Center - 429201

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Position Posting Category:

Research Professionals

Hiring Range:

Dependent on experience and qualifications


Full-Time Temporary

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Work Schedule:

Monday – Friday 8:00 am- 5:00 pm; occasional evening and weekend hours as needed

Estimated Duration of Appointment:

6 months not to exceed 11 months

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Description of Work:

The primary purpose of the position in the Thurston Arthritis Research Center (TARC) is is to assist in research activities of ongoing projects investigating the genetic basis of Alzheimer’s Disease. The work will involve maintenance, differentiating, and genome-editing of induced pluripotent stem cells This requires that the employee provide support for laboratory operations, lab management, and overseeing safety compliance. This position will also involve research activities to include cell culture, genomic library preparation, and data analysis.

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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Posted: 4/29/2021
Application Due: 5/12/2021
Work Type: Full Time