RESEARCH SPECIALIST - SRIDHARAN LAB

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
May 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 90601-AS

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

Department: VCRGE/WID/START-UP


Location: Madison

Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 90601-AS

Working Title: Research Specialist - Sridharan Lab

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

Hiring Department: A349560-VCRGE/WID/START-UP

FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 29, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

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



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree (BA or BS) required; preferably in biochemistry or molecular biology.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

A minimum of 2 years experience in a research laboratory with expertise in biochemistry and molecular biology is required (undergraduate research experience is acceptable). Laboratory skills including mammalian cell culture, PCR, cloning, and RNA extraction are required. Applicants with mouse colony maintenance experience will be given priority.



Position Summary:

The Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID) is a transdisciplinary research institute at the University of Wisconsin-Madison exploring information across disciplines at the interfaces of research, education, and business.

This Research Specialist position is located in the Sridharan Lab within the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery's Epigenetics Theme. Dr. Rupa Sridharan's research focuses on the epigenetics of cell fate change. More information about the lab may be found at:
http://wid.wisc.edu/research/epigenetics/labs/sridharan-lab/



Additional Information:

Core hours will be 10 AM - 6 PM Monday-Friday. However, flexibility in scheduling will be necessary to accommodate the needs of the lab.



Contact:

Kory Breuer
kbreuer@discovery.wisc.edu
608-316-4496
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:

Begin the online application process by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Applicants are asked to upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter.

Please refer any questions regarding this position to the contact listed above.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: 08 May 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 22 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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