Duke University, Biology

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Position ID:Duke-Biology-PAT_AIR [#12934]
Position Title: Associate in Research
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Biology
Appl Deadline: finished (2018/12/06, finished 2019/11/03, listed until 2019/05/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Patek Lab in the Biology department at Duke University has an open position for a full-time lab manager/research associate position, starting early summer 2019. This position is approximately 50% aquarium animal care and administrative support, and 50% research in areas including biomechanics, evolutionary analysis, engineering, and mechanics. This position is suitable for recently-graduated undergraduates who need an extra year of research experience before applying to graduate school. It is not suitable for gap year pre-medical students, given that this position is geared toward research apprenticeships for future basic research scientists or engineers. If you are interested in applying, please submit your materials to Academic Jobs Online, job #12934. Materials should include a cover letter detailing your interest in the position, the Patek Lab research program, and any relevance to your career goals/interests. Please also include your CV/resume, unofficial transcript and the names/contact info for three references. The salary will be approximately $17-18/hour or ~$37,000/year. Job applications are reviewed continuously. There is not a set deadline for job applications, so it is best to submit as soon as possible. Inquiries about the position should be sent to Prof. S. Patek, snp2@duke.edu.

Duke is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Further Info:
137 Biological Sciences Bldg.
Box 90338
Durham NC 27708

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