Research Technician Ii, Sociology

Location
North Carolina, United States
Posted
16 May 2019
End of advertisement period
16 Jul 2019
Ref
401598261
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Sociology

Job Description

Summary - Research Tech. II

The Department of Sociology, is seeking to fill position to assist in every aspect of conducting and managing the National Congregations Study (NCS) and other research projects that may develop. The NCS is a survey of a nationally representative sample ofreligious congregations from across the religious spectrum.

Work Performed

  • Perform a variety of complex technical duties involved in conducting physical, chemical, biological and other research laboratory tests, experiments and determinations to obtain data for research purposes; develop plans for research experiments; make minor modifications to existing laboratory procedures and techniques to meet the needs of the particular equipment as required. maintain sufficient inventory of material, supplies and equipment for set up. 
  • Confer with principal investigator to review work assignments and compile, analyze, and document.
  • Draw tentative conclusions from experimental results.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein. 

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work, this is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.

Job Code 951 RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II
Requisition Number 401598261
Location Durham 
Duke Entity UNIVERSITY 
Job Family Level 08
Full Time / Part Time PART TIME
Regular / Temporary Regular
Shift First/Day

Minimum Qualifications

Duke University 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.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires a bachelor's degree in botany, biology, zoology,psychology or other directly related scientific field.

Experience

None required above education/training requirement.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Auto req ID

113500BR