RESEARCH LAB MANAGER

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


JOB NO.: 90705-AS

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

Department: CALS/BIOCHEMISTRY


Location: Madison

Categories: Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 90705-AS

Working Title: RESEARCH LAB MANAGER

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

Hiring Department: A073000-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/BIOCHEMISTRY

FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 12, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

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



Degree and Area of Specialization:

B.S. in Biochemistry, Chemistry, Biological Sciences or related field is required.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Experience in a research laboratory is required. A minimum of two (2) years of laboratory research is highly desirable.

Experience ordering lab reagents, maintaining lab equipment, contracts and regulatory records such as biosafety protocols, radiation safety and chemical hygiene plans is expected. Familiarity with cell culture techniques is highly desirable.

The successful candidate should be highly motivated and independent with excellent oral/written communication skills, and a proven record of working effectively as a team member.



Position Summary:

The DeLuca laboratory seeks a Research Specialist to serve as a lab manager. The specialist will provide administrative support to a research team investigating the role of vitamin D. The successful candidate will be responsible for general lab management which includes maintaining lab stocks, ordering, lab organization and oversight. This specialist will be expected to be an active member of the lab.



Additional Information:

Title prefix dependent on relevant work experience.



Contact:

Veronica Pierce
vpierce2@wisc.edu
608-890-4702
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 "Apply Now."

Applicants are required to upload two (2) separate documents:
(1) current resume; and
(2) a cover letter describing their research interests and qualifications.

Applicants will also be asked to enter information for 3 professional references



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: 15 May 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 31 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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