Research Associate

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Position Type:

Permanent Staff (EHRA NF)


Thurston Arthritis Res Center-429201

Working Title:

Research Associate

Appointment Type:

EHRA Non-Faculty

Position Posting Category:

Research Professionals

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Full-Time Permanent

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Position Summary:

This position will be with Dr. Onyinye Iweala’ s research group in the Thurston Arthritis Research Center. This role will include basic and translational scientific research centered on understanding (a) alpha-gal mammalian meat allergy, (b) the regulation of allergic and anti-parasite immune responses, and © epigenetic regulation of allergic immune responses. Additionally, this individual will ensure smooth functioning of the PI’s laboratory and training of junior lab members.

Educational Requirements:

.Relevant post-Baccalaureate degree required; for candidates demonstrating comparable independent research productivity, will accept a relevant undergraduate degree and 3 or more years of relevant experience in substitution. May require terminal degree and licensure.

Qualifications and Experience:

Previous lab experience of more than 3 years is required as well as experience with chemistry calculations, molecular biology techniques, and cell cultures.

Equal Opportunity Employer :

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, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.




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Posted: 4/29/2021
Application Due: 7/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time