Madison, WI
Jun 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 91121-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Grant, Research, Contract Management, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal

Position Vacancy ID: 91121-AS

Working Title: Research Specialist



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JULY 02, 2017

Term: This position will end on JULY 01, 2018.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $32,102 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

BA / BS required. Specialization in health care, biology, or related field preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Experience in basic research laboratory techniques and general computer knowledge (word processing and spreadsheet use) required.
Experience working in health care and/or clinical research preferred

Position Summary:

The Research Specialist will be a member of Dr. Matthew Tattersall's research team, working directly with study team and research subjects on clinical trials relating to cardiovascular disease. This individual will be responsible for assisting with clinical trial recruitment, conduction of study visits, data collection, and maintaining study documents.

Additional Information:

Appointment to last 1 year, with the possibility of extension to 2 years, or converted to a renewable appointment, based on funding.

The successful applicant must be able to work independently and as part of a group on multiple projects simultaneously, including prioritizing projects based upon deadlines and interdisciplinary collaboration.

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.


Jena Yohann
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 resume and cover letter. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references as part of your online application.

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: 13 Jun 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: 27 Jun 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time


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