SCIENTIST

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Aug 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 91554-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: CALS/SOIL SCIENCE


Location: Madison

Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal

Position Vacancy ID: 91554-AS

Working Title: Scientist

Official Title: ASSISTANT SCIENTIST(E10LN)

Hiring Department: A075400-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/SOIL SCIENCE

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: SEPTEMBER 01, 2017

Term: This position will end on FEBRUARY 28, 2019.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $50,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

PhD in Soil Science or related field.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Postdoctoral experience preferred. Candidates should have a strong publication record.



Position Summary:

The Nutrient Cycling and Agroecosystems Laboratory, led by Dr. Matt Ruark, is an seeking Assistant Scientist to conduct research in the area of nitrogen and carbon cycling in soils.



Additional Information:

The position has guaranteed funding through February 2019; this position may be extended beyond February 2019 to a maximum of a two year appointment and/or converted to a renewable appointment depending on funding, program direction, and performance.



Contact:

Teresa Busby
tcbusby@wisc.edu
608-263-5744
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 will be asked to upload two documents: 1) cover letter; 2) CV that includes a listing of publications to date.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: 10 Aug 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: 24 Aug 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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