ODE - OCULAR DISEASE EVALUATOR

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Apr 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 90051-AS

Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time

Department: SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/FPRC


Location: Madison

Categories: Grant, Research, Contract Management, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal

Position Vacancy ID: 90051-AS

Working Title: ODE - Ocular Disease Evaluator

Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)

Hiring Department: A536070-MEDICAL SCHOOL/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/FPRC

FTE: 80% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 15, 2017

Term: This position will end on MAY 14, 2018.

Advertised Salary: Minimum $30,207 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization: Bachelors in biological or related sciences is required.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: 2 years experience using computerized systems is required.
Ability to discriminate details, normal visual acuity and color vision.



Position Summary: The Department of Ophthalmology, Fundus Photograph Reading Center seeks a collaborative individual to evaluate ocular images from research studies for the presence and severity of various eye diseases. The incumbent will be responsible for preparing images for evaluation, classifying observed changes, entering data into FDA compliant electronic case report forms, and participating in quality control exercises. Imaging modes may include, but are not limited to stereoscopic color fundus photography, fluorescein angiography, and optical coherence tomography.



Additional Information: This is a terminal position expected to last one year from appointment date, with a possibility of extension of up to an additional year, and the possibility of a change to Fixed Term Renewable status if warranted and funding available.

The applicants should have strong organizational skills, attention to detail and able to work independently as well as in a team, familiarity with computers, MS Office applicantions, and normal color vision and stereoscopic acuity.

The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.



Contact: Kristine Johnson
kjohnson@rc.ophth.wisc.edu
608-265-9877
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: To begin the application process, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will need to upload your resume and a cover letter.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: 18 Apr 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 4 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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