North Carolina Central University
Closing Date: 6/30/2021 at 11:55 PM
Primary Purpose of Position:
The primary purpose of this position is to plan, develop, conduct, evaluate and publish scientific research in a laboratory environment. This position will be responsible for assisting the Associate Professor with biomedical research; responsible for overseeing animal care, collecting and analyzing tissue samples and specimens, documenting results, and managing the lab, including supervising the work of lab assistants. This position will be responsible for calibrating instruments, set up equipment, and completing other tasks that requires limited judgment or decision-making.
Combination of training and experience required to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position.
Contributing: Related knowledge and experience required to perform assigned duties.
Journey: High school and one year of directly related experience required to perform the assigned duties.
Advanced: High school and two years of directly related experience required to perform the assigned duties.
Special Note: This is a generalized representation of positions in this class and is not intended to identify essential work functions per ADA. Examples of competencies are primarily those of the majority of positions in this class, but may not be applicable to all positions.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The successful candidate must possess knowledge of conducting cellular and molecular research; knowledge of mammalian cell culture, biochemical assays, western blot analysis, immunologic assays, and molecular biology; knowledge of working with mice is highly desirable; analytical and organizational skills with the ability to prioritize work and multitask; ability to work independently with little or no supervision; to take initiative to see projects and assignments through to completion; to learn, interpret and analyze information to make necessary decisions; to exercise judgment and discretion in problem solving; to plan, prioritize and organize workflow; ability to work flexible schedules; excellent analytical and organizational skills along with written and oral communication skills.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
For employment/re-employment priority, this vacancy is treated as Pay Plan Conversion GN06.
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: https://jobs.nccu.edu/
North Carolina Central University 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.