INSTRUMENTATION SPECIALIST - FLOW CYTOMETRY

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
May 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 90619-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: SMPH/CARBONE CANC CTR/CANC CTR


Location: Madison

Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Natural Resources, Environmental Sciences, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 90619-AS

Working Title: Instrumentation Specialist - Flow Cytometry

Official Title: SR INSTRUMENT SPEC(S52BN) or INSTRUMENTATION SPEC(S52DN) or ASSOC INSTRUMENT SPEC(S52FN)

Hiring Department: A533400-MEDICAL SCHOOL/CARBONE CANC CTR/CANC CTR

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 01, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $40,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree required, preferably in biological sciences.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

A background in biological and physical science is required. Previous flow cytometry experience is preferred. Experience with sorting cytometers and multi-color assays is desired but not required. General biological laboratory skills required. Training will be available to a suitable candidate.



Position Summary:

This position will provide support for the UWCCC Flow Cytometry Laboratory, a shared resource available to campus biological research. The facility has two high-speed sorting flow cytometers, five benchtop flow cytometers, and one imaging cytometer that serves the research community at the University of Wisconsin. To be successful in the position, the selected candidate will need to be familiar with flow cytometry software and have computer skills with a variety of programs.



Additional Information:

Prefix assignment determined by years of relevant work experience.

Work experience should demonstrate dependability, flexibility, and maturity. The selected candidate will be expected to build interpersonal relationships with constructive interactions, be clear and effective communicators, and promote and create collegial environments that value accountability. Employees will also be expected to uphold UWCCC core values as defined below:

Respect: Demonstrate respect for self and others--behave professionally.
Integrity: Act with integrity and honesty
Teamwork: Commit to and demonstrate teamwork.
Excellence: Ensure excellence, quality, and high ethical standards in conduct and performance.

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:

Kayla Gomez Cardona
kgomezcardon@wisc.edu
608-265-2528
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 be asked to create a profile and upload a cover letter and resume. For maximum consideration, please be sure that your cover letter addresses how you meet the required and preferred qualifications, if not clearly evident in your resume.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: 11 May 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 25 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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