Madison, WI
Jun 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 90602-LI

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Dean, Director, Executive, Management/Supervisory, Quality, Risk Management and Compliance

Employment Class: Limited

Position Vacancy ID: 90602-LI

Working Title: Director, Office of Research Compliance

Official Title: DIR, UNSPECIFIED (10)(M96DN)


FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JULY 19, 2017

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $95,710 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. is required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Six years of professional experience in research compliance activities. Experience interacting with faculty, scientists, administrators, and graduate students. Expertise and experience in research policy and compliance in higher education. Excellent management and communication skills.

Position Summary:

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is the flagship campus of the University of Wisconsin System and is committed to the pursuit of excellence through teaching and research. The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education (OVCRGE) is responsible for research oversight, including the administration of approximately $1 billion in extramural research support, and assuring compliance with federal, state, and University research regulations. UW-Madison ranks as one of the most prolific research universities in the world, with a reputation for excellence built on more than 150 years of pioneering research. UW-Madison takes full advantage of its comprehensiveness by fostering interdisciplinary work across traditional boundaries through centers and institutes. A vibrant University Research Park and a world renowned intellectual property arm, the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), expand the opportunities of the institution's research enterprise.

The Director of the Office of Research Compliance reports to the Associate Vice Chancellor for Research Policy and Compliance in the OVCRGE. The Director provides oversight and vision for the office working with the Associate Vice Chancellor to ensure research compliance. The Office of Research Compliance has oversight or supports the following compliance and research policy activities on campus:
-Research Animal Compliance
-Human Research Protection Program (HRPP)
-Compliance Reporting & Quality Assurance
-Stem Cell Research Oversight (SCRO)


Rachel Simonson
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 "Apply Now" to begin the application process. Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and a list with contact information for three professional references.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

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

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Advertised: 09 Jun 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: 14 Jul 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time


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