Vacancy Type Post Doc Is Internal Transfer Only No Time-Limited Appointment Length No If Yes, Appointment Length Working Title Postdoctoral Research Scholar Anticipated Hiring Range $50,000 Position Number 00106342 Work Schedule TBD Full Time Equivalent (FTE) 1.0 Department 196001 - Dept-Population,Health,Pathobi Department 196001 - Dept-Population,Health,Pathobi Job City & State Raleigh, NC Essential Job Duties One postdoctoral position in the Department of Population Health and Pathology under the supervision of Dr. Callahan is available. The selected individual will perform research experiments, develop software, and assist in applying for external funding. This postdoctoral research scholar position is expected to last for 12 months, with renewal possible by mutual agreement. The successful candidate will contribute to the development of new methods for the analysis of complex microbial communities (or \u201cmicrobiomes\u201d), help implement new methods in software packages available to the wider research community, and analyze high-throughput sequencing data from natural microbial communities. The postdoctoral scholar will be expected to carry out independent work, make presentations regarding his\/her research, publish their research results in peer-reviewed journals, participate in grant proposal preparation, and to interact with faculty, postdoctoral associates, and graduate students at NC State University. Other Work\/Responsibilities Minimum Experience\/Education Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., M.D., D.V.M., Sc.D.) in appropriate field awarded no more than five (5) years from initial date of postdoctoral appointment. Departmental Required Skills N\/A Preferred Experience, Skills, Training\/Education Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate (e.g., M.D., D.V.M., Sc.D.) in appropriate field awarded no more than five (5) years from initial date of postdoctoral appointment. Required License or Certification N\/A Special Instructions Job Open Date 05\/22\/2017 Must Be Open Until\u00a0 Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time. 06\/02\/2017 Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No Proposed Hire Date 07\/01\/2017 AA\/EOE NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.\u00a0 Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at\u00a0. Degree must be obtained prior to start date. NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.
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