HSRC is hiring!

Our work matters. HSRC researchers and staff work to figure out how to save lives and reduce injuries on our roadways. Our projects are designed to support transportation professionals across the globe as they work toward that same goal. Come join the team!

Open positions

Center Director
The University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill is seeking applications and nominations for the position of Director of the UNC Highway Safety Research Center (HSRC). The ideal candidate will demonstrate commitment to transportation safety and will be responsible for the strategic and intellectual leadership of HSRC: building relationships with research partners, developing HSRC researchers and staff, and cultivating cutting-edge research and education initiatives to further enhance HSRC’s reputation as a national and international leader in transportation safety research.
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Senior Engineering Research Associate
Would you like to save lives and prevent injuries on our nation’s roads? Are you excited to have your work translated into practice by state and local agencies? The UNC Highway Safety Research Center is looking for a senior-level civil engineer to add to our multidisciplinary team of safety researchers. HSRC is an internationally recognized center with a 50 year track-record of creating knowledge and tools for saving lives on the road. You would be part of a vibrant team bringing expertise in engineering, planning, psychology, public health, epidemiology, and other fields to address road safety. As a senior engineering researcher, you would develop and share guidance on road design, traffic control, and other aspects of the built environment.
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If you have questions about employment at HSRC, please contact:
Rachel Prasek
Human Resources UNC Highway Safety Research Center
730 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. CB #3430
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3430