Research Scientist

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UNC Department of Public Safety
Position Summary
The Solar Energy Research Center (UNC SERC), directed by Professor Thomas J. Meyer at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is seeking applicants for the position of Energy Scientist and Translational Research Manager. The focus of the UNC SERC is on research to accelerate scientific progress in advanced energy technology development. Activities are primarily centered at UNC-CH with collaborations at other institutions. This position will participate in energy-based research, lead translational research including the acquisition of research support, initiate collaborative research and partnerships with other institutions and industry, foster technology transfer, manage technical conferences related to energy research, and promote UNC energy research to external scientific communities and the general public.
Educational Requirements
Ph.D. in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science or a related field; or M.S. in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science or a related field, with 3 additional years of research experience.
Qualifications and Experience
A minimum of 3 years of research experience, preferably in energy-related research. Superior management, organizational, and interpersonal skills. The candidate should be energetic, conscientious, collaborative, and have superior verbal and written communication skills. Work history should demonstrate a strong scientific background in fields relevant to energy research, experience in proposal writing, post-award reporting and scientific writing.
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Contact Information
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Position Type: Permanent Staff (EPA NF)
Department: Chemistry-318300
Working Title: Research Scientist
Appointment Type: EPA Non-Faculty
Position Posting Category: Research Professionals
Full Time/Part Time?: Full-Time Permanent
Hours per Week: 40
Vacancy ID: NF0001205
Position ID: 20000996
Posting Open Date: 10/31/2014
Application Deadline: 11/13/2014
Open Until Filled: No
Proposed Start Date: 11/17/2014

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