Computer Scientist

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 04 Jun 2024

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Department SOP-DPET - 452200
Career Area Research Professionals
Posting Open Date 05/30/2024
Application Deadline 06/04/2024
Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA)
Position Title Computer Scientist
Position Number 20035520
Vacancy ID S023395
Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Temporary
Hours per week 40
Work Schedule
Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Position Location North Carolina, US
Hiring Range $10.61-$13.55
Proposed Start Date 06/10/2024
Estimated Duration of Appointment 2 months or less

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Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy ( is one of six health science schools (Pharmacy, Nursing, Dentistry, Social Work, Public Health, Medicine) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is one of the oldest health science academic programs at Chapel Hill. The School teaches approximately 600 PharmD students and 145 graduate students. The School has built a reputation for its continued pursuit of excellence, rigorous education and training programs, cutting-edge multidisciplinary research, progressive pharmacy practices, efficient business operations, and its outstanding faculty, staff, and students. The School was named the number one School of Pharmacy in the U.S. by the U.S. News and World Report. The School has experienced unprecedented growth and success and continues to strategically position itself for sustained impact, as articulated in the School’s Strategic Plan (
Our Vision is to be the global leader in pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences. Our Mission is to prepare leaders and innovators to solve the world’s most pressing health care challenges. We are Advancing Medicine for Life through innovation and collaboration in pharmacy practice, education, research, and public service.
Position Summary
This position is intended to hire a computer scientist with expertise in AI and natural language processing (NLP) tools. Familiarity with designing such tools is highly desirable. The individual will be responsible for implementing AI/NLP tools for extracting EHR data and supporting the development of AI tools for EHR data exploration and quantitative analyses.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.
Required Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Expertise in AI and natural language processing (NLP) tools.
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Expertise in AI and natural language processing (NLP) tools.
Special Physical/Mental Requirements
Campus Security Authority Responsibilities

Not Applicable.

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Apply online at with a CV/resume and a list of at least three (3) professional references with their full contact information.
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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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