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Research assistant Jobs in Raleigh, North Carolina

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Essential Job Duties: The individual will engage in research in support of USDA/APHIS/PPQ and CIPM cooperative activities (PestLens) related to the collection and analysis of exotic plant pathogen data with application to early warning systems for plant health. The successful applicant will conduct literature searches, design and conduct advanced internet searches, analyze information about invas...
Research Assistant - Trauma Research Job ID #: 21694 Campus: WakeMed Raleigh Campus (New Bern Avenue) Job Category: Administrative/Clerical Department: Trauma Research - 30_8303 Employment Type: Temporary Full-time Minimum Salary: $15.35 Shift: Day Maximum Salary: $24.57 For best results, please use Internet Explorer About WakeMed Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & ...
The Public Transportation Group strives to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of public transportation in urban and rural environments across North Carolina and the nation. The primary purpose of this position is to work with other staff in ITRE’s Public Transportation Group to provide technical assistance and data analysis for our clients- the NCDOT and urban and rural public transportation...
Most activities are field related. Duties include cutting plants, planting seed, planting transplants, grafting plants, applying fertilizer, evaluating commodity quality, and harvesting. Candidate should be able to work within a group setting as well as individually. Candidate must be able to have some flexibility in schedule and willing to perform manual labor daily. Working conditions are someti...
To assist with the Standardized phenology products for terrestrial ecosystems project. Develop the software (in SAS or R) and calculate standardized phenology indices from FLUXNET data. This position will last approximately 10 months. _cc_ 64364d1c _cn_ North Carolina State University _rfc_ c9deed30aa30db54e3a25311c84bc45c...
This position will independently support and develop research activities for sequencing as related to the evolution of insect-transmitted plant DNA viruses. The incumbent will [1] optimize, construct and perform quality control of Illumina libraries for next generation sequencing; [2] work with project personnel to track and catalog samples, libraries and sequence dating; [3] be involved in other...
The Research Assistant Professor is expected to lead and manage a research program in microwave circuits, systems and testing as well as write research grants for funding. This position will work in partnership with other faculty and they are expected to design, conduct and disseminate various experiments independently. The Research Assistant Professor will assist in mentoring students and may con...
This job is to assist with the day to day activities of the sweetpotato breeding and genetics program. Duties will include all aspects of planting sweetpotatoes in our trial locations in Clinton, Clayton and Kinston, propagating and potting in the greenhouse, sample processing (including assisting with NIRS sample grinding and scanning), seed harvest, and sweetpotato harvest. One to three days a w...
This is a laboratory research position to conduct genetic genomics assays in the Arabidopsis thaliana model plant. The majority of the incumbent’s duties will be to spearhead an active laboratory operation to plant genotyping, gene expression analysis, and quantitative biology. Duties and techniques include genomic DNA extractions, PCR reactions, gel electrophoresis, molecular genotyping, RNA extr...
Assist the NCSU Small Grains Breeding Program with harvesting and collecting plant material from field trials, during the first month. The second part of the summer will be working at our seed lab at Reedy Creek, helping to process seed collected, preserve the seed, and prepare seed for planting in the fall. _cc_ 64364d1c _cn_ North Carolina State University _rfc_ 22ee2f1652082c17148f163f12b49694...
Insect rearing and possible assistance with research in the areas of insect chemical ecology, insect behavior, and plant-insect interactions. The position will include some limited weekend and holiday hours. _cc_ 64364d1c _cn_ North Carolina State University _rfc_ b0d355bbba3f85b58c4349c7978f7bc6...
The NCSU Police Department is seeking a part-time Diversity Program Research Assistant. This position works under the supervision of the Crime Prevention Supervisor and will conduct research that will be used to develop a training program on the topic of unconscious/implicit bias and how to recognize and work through it. This training program will be developed as part of a partnership with Univers...
The selected individual will understand the rationale for the research, and perform related experiments to test research hypotheses. Research activities include management of multiple, concurrent research projects, method development, designing and carrying out experiments, primary cell culture preparations, flow cytometry, performance of molecular and biochemical assays, and data compilation. Pro...
Provide GIS technical support for statewide traffic safety enforcement planning. The ideal candidate will have strong geospatial technology, data management / manipulation, and data visualization skillsets as well as excellent communication / presentation skills. Provide core GIS support for ongoing projects – manage and build GIS layers, models, scripts, and automation routines, publish and mana...
Freshwater Mussel Research Technician: This is a three month temporary position. This position provides assistance in the field survey and laboratory propagation of freshwater mussels. Duties include maintenance of fish, mussels, and snails in the laboratory (feeding, water changes, water quality monitoring), survey of streams for freshwater mussels, data collection and organization. _cc_ 64364d1c...
This position is ideal for a student interested in gaining research experience in anticipation of pursuing a graduate-level degree or employment in the agricultural industry. The position is part of a multi-institutional project for the development of grafting technology to improve sustainability and competitiveness of the U.S. fruiting vegetable industry. Successful applicants will be expected to...
The research assistant will work closely with the Cotton Genetics and Breeding Supervisor in all aspects of cotton breeding and conduct duties as assigned. Duties are including but not limited to, watering cotton plants in the greenhouse, greenhouse clean up and maintenance, cotton seed processing, packing seed for planting in the summer, cotton flower self-pollinating, etc. _cc_ 64364d1c _cn_ Nor...
The individual will engage in research in support of USDA/APHIS/PPQ and CIPM cooperative activities (PestLens) related to the collection and analysis of exotic plant pest or pathogen data with application to early warning systems for plant health. The successful applicant will conduct literature searches, design and conduct advanced internet searches, analyze information about invasive plant pests...
This position will conduct supply chain management research relevant to the objectives of the Building Local Food Value Chains strategic initiative at the Center for Environmental Farming Systems. Duties include value stream mapping, logistics optimization, application of Lean Six Sigma to business operations, SWOT analysis, and other application of supply chain management tools to small and mid-s...
-Isolation and Identification of plant disease pathogen. -Preparing media for fungal growth -Taking pictures for individual fungal cultures -Extracting DNA and perform PCR -Preparing PCR sample for sequencing -Managing sequencing data _cc_ 64364d1c _cn_ North Carolina State University _rfc_ e0f15fc4bd6a182b7cc4cc5f4daf3eb9...