Research Technician

University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

United States

January 26, 2022

Description

Posting Information Department Thurston Arthritis Res Center - 429201

Career Area Research Professionals Posting Open Date 12/23/2021 Application Deadline 01/26/2022 Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA) Position Title Research Technician Position Number 20035189 Vacancy ID S018850 Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Temporary Hours per week 40 Work Schedule

M-F 8:00 am-5:00 pm; flexible

Position Location North Carolina, US Hiring Range Dependent on experience and qualifications Proposed Start Date Estimated Duration of Appointment 6 months not to exceed 11 months

Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit

The primary purpose of the position in the Thurston Arthritis Research Center (TARC) is to assist in research activities of ongoing projects investigating human 3D chromatin structure and the genetic basis of Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). The work will involve tissue culture of cancer cell lines, nucleic acid extraction, PCR, gel electrophoresis, and genomic library preparation (CUT&RUN, RNA-seq, etc.).

Position Summary

The successful candidate will work closely with postdoctoral researchers in the lab to complete the goals of the project. The employee will also help support laboratory operations, management, and maintenance.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Required Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience

Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience

Candidates with some experience in molecular biology, tissue culture, nucleic acid extraction, PCR, or gel electrophoresis are preferred.

Special Physical/Mental Requirements Campus Security Authority Responsibilities

Not Applicable.

Special Instructions Quick Link https: // unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/218472 Temporary Employment Policies

Temporary Employment Policies

Office of Human Resources Contact Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (919) 843-2300 or send an email to employment@unc.edu

Please note: The Office of Human Resources will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

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.

Optional and Required Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • List of References
  • Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Detail your prior laboratory/research experience.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Do you have experience assisting PI's, post docs and students in a research laboratory?
  • yes
  • no
  • Do you have laboratory management experience? If so, please describe.
  • (Open Ended Question)

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