JOB NO.: 90267-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: VET M/PATHOBIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal
Position Vacancy ID: 90267-AS
Working Title: Research Specialist
Official Title: RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
Hiring Department: A873100-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/PATHOBIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 01, 2017
Term: This position will end on JANUARY 31, 2019.
Advertised Salary: Minimum $30,207 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization: BS/BA degree in molecular biology, biochemistry, cellular biology, genetics, or related field required.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: At least 2 years experience in molecular cloning, RT-PCR, and DNA sequencing required. At least 1 year experience in molecular virology strongly preferred. At least 1 year experience in eukaryotic cell culture preferred. And at least 1 year experience in laboratory animal techniques preferred.
Candidate must also have excellent organizational and communication skills.
Position Summary: A position is available in Drs. Matthew Aliota and Thomas Friedrich's laboratories at the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine to study the evolutionary processes by which Zika virus adapts to new hosts.
Contact: Matthew Aliota
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )
Instructions to applicants: Applicants must apply online, submitting a resume/CV, cover letter and a document containing contact information for 3 references.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 11 Apr 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 25 Apr 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time