Postdoctoral Research Associate - Human Research
The Postdoctoral Research Associate for the Human Research Core will assist with human nutrition research at a highly independent level. They will participate in the planning and conducting of clinical studies, participant recruitment, assessments, clinical investigations, data management, interpretation of results, and writing reports. They will be expected to learn the full range of instruments and procedures used for the studies, including DEXA, BodPod, Biodex dynamometer, and whole room indirect calorimeter. This position is located in Kannapolis, NC (near Charlotte), approximately 2 hours from the UNC- Chapel Hill main campus.
? Demonstrated ability to design and conduct human research. ? Knowledge of human physiology, metabolism and responses to nutrition. ? Demonstrated ability to compose error-free English-language documents typical in the course of conducting human studies (such as IRB applications, descriptions, grant applications, reports, and manuscripts for publication). ? Valid drivers license preferred. PhD in Nutrition, Biochemistry, Human Biology, Medicine, or other relevant field.
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