Posting InformationDepartment Biomedical Res Imaging Ctr - 426001
Career Area Research Professionals Posting Open Date 05/11/2023 Application Deadline 06/01/2023 Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA) Position Title Research Technician Position Number 20000367 Vacancy ID S021455 Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Temporary Hours per week 40 Work Schedule Position Location North Carolina, US Hiring Range $20.00 - $30.00 Proposed Start Date Estimated Duration of Appointment 6 months not to exceed 11 months
Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The UNC School of Medicine has a rich tradition of excellence and care. Our mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of North Carolinians, and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research. We strive to promote faculty, staff, and learner development in a diverse, respectful environment where our colleagues demonstrate professionalism, enhance learning, and create personal and professional sustainability. We optimize our partnership with the UNC Health System through close collaboration and commitment to service. OUR VISION Our vision is to be the nation's leading public school of medicine. We are ranked 2nd in primary care education among all US schools of medicine and 5th among public peers in NIH research funding. Our Allied Health Department is home to five top-ranked divisions, and we are home to 18 top-ranked clinical and basic science departments in NIH research funding. OUR MISSION Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of North Carolinians and others whom we serve. We accomplish this by providing leadership and excellence in the interrelated areas of patient care, education, and research. Patient Care: We will promote health and provide superb clinical care while maintaining our strong tradition of reaching underserved populations and reducing health disparities across North Carolina and beyond. Education: We will prepare tomorrow's health care professionals and biomedical researchers by facilitating learning within innovative curricula and team- oriented interprofessional education. We will cultivate outstanding teaching and research faculty, and we will recruit outstanding students and trainees from highly diverse backgrounds to create a socially responsible, highly skilled workforce. Research: We will develop and support a rich array of outstanding health sciences research programs, centers, and resources. We will provide infrastructure and opportunities for collaboration among disciplines throughout and beyond our University to support outstanding research. We will foster programs in the areas of basic, translational, mechanistic, and population research.
The primary purpose of this position is to conduct or assist preclinical imaging acquisition and analysis using various imaging equipment in the small animal imaging facility. Preclinical imaging services in the core include CT, optical, ultrasound, nuclear imaging, and imaging-guided radiation service. Technical areas of responsibility include operating imaging equipment, animal handling, and conducting image processing and analysis. The candidate will also assist on some administrative duties include managing the imaging scheduling, coordinating with other staff for imaging services, setting up training, and communicating with users.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor's degree in a discipline related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Required Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Applicants must be willing to work with animals.
Preferred Qualifications, Competencies, and Experience
Applicants that have experience with image analysis or imaging equipment are preferred.
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