Research Scholar

Updated: about 17 hours ago
Location: Raleigh, NORTH CAROLINA
Deadline: 31 Oct 2017
Vacancy Type EHRA Non-Faculty
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title Research Scholar
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range $52,140 – $60,000
Position Number 00106596
Work Schedule Monday -Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm and weekends as needed
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.00
Department 140201 - Chemical & Biomolecular Engr
Department Chemical & Biomolecular Engr
Job City & State Raleigh, NC
Primary Function of Organizational Unit

The primary function of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department is to provide educational programs leading to BS, MS and PhD degrees in Chemical Engineering. The administrative unit provides support to the education program and the research programs that reside in the department.

Essential Job Duties

Duties and responsibilities of this position will include driving an independent research project as well as collaborating with other lab members on their projects related to addiction and chromatin biology. In addition, this position is for a senior group member that can act as a role model and mentor to graduate students in the group. Day to day duties include designing and conducting wetlab experiments, manuscript writing and preparation, and training students in new experimental techniques.

Other Work/Responsibilities

Present work at group meetings and conferences. Standard laboratory duties.

Minimum Education/Experience

Relevant PhD with a minimum of 3 years of postdoctoral experience.

Departmental Required Skills

-Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
-Excellent organizational skills.
-Experience training students in research settings.
-Significant experimental experience in some or all of the following areas: cell biology, molecular biology, mammalian cell culture, biochemical techniques, synthetic biology, neurobiology.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Strong experimental expertise in mammalian cell culture, molecular biology, synthetic biology, confocal microscopy, tissue engineering, viral transduction, or biochemistry.

Required License or Certification

N/A

Special Instructions
Job Open Date 10/18/2017
Must Be Open Until
Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
10/31/2017
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date 11/06/2017
AA/EOE

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