Position Type Permanent Staff (EHRA NF)
Department Globl Hlth and Infect Disease-427801
Working Title Senior Research Scientist
Appointment Type EHRA Non-Faculty Research
Position Posting Category Research Professionals
Full Time/Part Time? Full-Time Permanent
Hours per Week 40
Vacancy ID NF0004973
Position ID 20037333
Posting Open Date 06/10/2021
Application Deadline 06/24/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Proposed Start Date 06/28/2021
This Senior Research Scientist will provide technical research support, data
management and analysis, and project management. This position will provide
advanced research and technical support including experimental design,
execution, troubleshooting and optimization. This position will collect and
manage research data, monitor experimental data for accuracy, and perform
statistical analyses of data. This position will also assist with the
interpretation and presentation of research results and writing research
reports, manuscripts and contract/grant proposals. This position will also
provide project management including employee training and supervision,
coordination of technician responsibilities and activities, resource
allocation, and ensure compliance with institutional safety regulations.
Ph.D. in Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology,
Molecular Biology, Genetics or other related discipline
Qualifications and Experience
Candidate must have outstanding oral and written communication skills in
English. Must have recent experience and proficiency in animal handling
techniques (intraperitoneal injections, intravenous injections, subcutaneous
injections, intramuscular injections, submandibular bleeds, oral gavage,
necropsy, etc) and performing animal survival surgeries. Strongly prefer
candidates with experience constructing and using humanized mouse models.
Candidate must have flow cytometry experience including the design, testing
and optimization of flow cytometry panels, sample preparation, data collection
and analysis, and equipment maintenance. Candidate must be proficient with the
use of personal computer and software packages needed to statistically analyze
research data and present data acquired through this lab work. Must be willing
to work a flexible schedule and respond to laboratory emergencies.
Preferred qualifications and experience include: graduate research experience
including at least one year working in academic, biotechnology, pharmaceutical
or vaccines industries. Experience performing tissue culture techniques and
cell-based functional assays. Experience training and supervising research
staff. Scientific productivity and documented evidence of manuscript and grant
writing experience. Advanced proficiency with computers and software programs
for database management, word processing, and graphics.
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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Curriculum Vitae / Resume
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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Please select the response below that describes your level of education that best or mostly closely satisfies the education requirements for this position.
Bachelor's degree in required discipline(s) listed or related field
Bachelor's degree in any field/discipline
Master's degree or Doctorate degree in required discipline(s) listed or related field
Master's degree or Doctorate degree in any field/discipline
None of the above
Do you have experience with animal handling in a laboratory setting?
(Open Ended Question)
Do you have experience constructing and using humanized mouse models?
Do you have any direct experience with flow cytometry?