RESEARCH SPECIALIST

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
May 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 90382-AS

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

Department: SMPH/NEUROLOGY/NEUROLOGY


Location: Madison

Categories: Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 90382-AS

Working Title: Research Specialist

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

Hiring Department: A535100-MEDICAL SCHOOL/NEUROLOGY/NEUROLOGY

FTE: 80% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 4, 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 required.
Master's degree (BA, BS, MA, MS) in neurosciences, medical physics, psychology, or a related field preferred.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Experience administering neurocognitive tests preferred. Knowledge of neuropsychology, neuroanatomy, neurobiology, neuroscience, and (or) neuroimaging techniques (MRI) preferred but not mandatory. Experience with statistical analyses and software such as SPSS or SAS.



Position Summary:

The position will be involved in several areas of conducting a research study. This will include identification and recruitment of potential participants, screening participants, administering questionnaires, scoring cognitive tests, and some preliminary analysis.



Additional Information:

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:

Jenny Becker
patchak@neurology.wisc.edu

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:

Please click on the "Apply Now" button and upload a resume and cover letter.



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: 15 May 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 29 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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