Facility Director

Updated: 5 months ago
Location: Chapel Hill, NORTH CAROLINA

Posting Information

Position Information

Position Type Permanent Staff (EHRA NF)
Department LCCC - UCRF-426805
Working Title Facility Director
Appointment Type EHRA Non-Faculty
Position Posting Category Research Professionals
Salary Range Dependent on Qualifications/Experience
Full Time/Part Time? Full-Time Permanent
Hours per Week 40
Vacancy ID NF0004011
Position ID 01003879
Posting Open Date 09/18/2019
Application Deadline 10/02/2019
Open Until Filled No
Proposed Start Date 11/01/2019
Position Summary

This individual will function as the Laboratory Manager of the Translational Genomics Laboratory (TGL) in the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. This core laboratory focuses on providing translational cancer genomics testing to support clinical trials and investigator-initiated projects involving human cancers. In addition, TGL is involved in clinical assay research and development. The laboratory uses next-generation sequencing and other technologies to perform RNA sequencing and expression analysis, exome and panel-based DNA sequencing, single-cell sequencing, as well as circulating tumor nucleic acid analysis. The Laboratory Manager will have major responsibilities in managing and conducting the lab operations, managing laboratory personnel and research activities in molecular anatomic pathology, tumor cell biology, and genomics.

Educational Requirements

Masters, PhD, or MD

Qualifications and Experience

Minimum of 5 years of experience in molecular cancer research. Experience in molecular anatomic pathology, clinical testing of human tumors, library preparation for next generation sequencing is preferred. Desired qualities include leadership, organization, meticulous attention to detail, excellent communication skills (verbal and written), and an ability to drive projects both independently and as a member of project teams. Experience in managing operations of a medium throughput genomics production facility would be highly desirable.

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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Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and Title Nick McBride, HR Consultant
Department Contact Telephone or Email nick_mcbride@med.unc.edu
Office of Human Resources Contact Information

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