Postdoc Associate for Development of Scientific Project Management Software
Start Date: October 1st, 2023, or as soon as available.
What You will Need to Succeed:
- Experience working with Blitz, NextJS, React, and/or TailwindCSS Self-motivation, attention to detail, persistence, diligence, and the ability to work in a distributed team Familiarity with scientific data, publishing, CRediT systems, metadata schemas Experience with GitHub or version management systems Experience creating technical documentation
Why Join Us:
Harrisburg University is a leader in STEM education promoting practical opportunities for students to engage in the workforce. The candidate will have the chance to interact with leading researchers in the scientific community and work with cutting-edge technology and software at the university. PI Dr. Buchanan is at the forefront of the Big-Team Science movement within social science promoting open science principles and resources for FAIR use within the community. The university offers professional development opportunities, and this funding includes travel to conferences to promote the new software development. HU offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance.
We Support Diversity and Inclusion:
HU’s faculty, staff, and students represent a diverse set of individuals from many backgrounds and countries. We encourage non-traditional candidates to apply. Harrisburg University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action institution committed to the principle that access to study or employment opportunities afforded by the university, including all benefits and privileges, be accorded to each person, student, faculty member, staff member, or applicant for employment or admission, on the basis of individual merit and without regard to race, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, sex or age (except where sex and age is a bona fide occupational qualification).
As required by the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (as amended), the university is committed to the broad application of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and Age Discrimination Act of 1975.
About Harrisburg University:
Harrisburg University offers applied science and technology education for students who want a degree and a dedicated pathway to a career. Its focus is to educate career-minded individuals in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM careers), giving them the tools to succeed, while helping to shape their communities, locally and beyond. Our goal is to help stimulate economic growth in our region by establishing a STEM educated workforce — a necessary resource in today’s economy.
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is an independent educational institution offering innovative academic and research programs in science and technology that respond to local and global needs. The institution fosters a diverse community of learners, provides access and support to students who want to pursue a career in science and technology, and supports business creation and economic development.
How to Apply:
Applicants must submit the following documents in an PDF format to Grants Office using firstname.lastname@example.org with Attention: Erin Buchanan in the subject line:
- A CV Copy of final transcript showing completion of degree A cover letter. A statement of previous research experience Examples of previous coding projects Names and contact information for three professional references.
Screening of Applications Begins:
Immediately until the position is filled.
Anticipated Hiring Pay Range:
$55,000 plus benefits