Madison, WI
Aug 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 91877-AS

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


Location: Madison

Categories: Grant, Research, Contract Management, Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal

Position Vacancy ID: 91877-AS

Working Title: Researcher

Official Title: RESEARCHER(E05DN)


FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 01, 2017

Term: This position will end on SEPTEMBER 30, 2018.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $54,711 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Ph.D. in rehabilitation psychology, rehabilitation counselor education, or related field strongly preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Experience directly managing and supervising research projects throughout a project lifecycle required.
Experience with obtaining and administering federal grants for research and training activities, preferred.
Experience with developing, negotiating, and administering state contracts, preferred.
Experience with statistical and data management programs and knowledge of qualitative and/or quantitative data analysis, preferred.
Experience with in employer engagement and state vocational rehabilitation, demand-side strategies, preferred.
Experience with program evaluation, preferred.
Experience with informal instruction of research students, preferred

License or certificate:

Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, preferred.

Position Summary:

The researcher will assist faculty in the Rehabilitation Psychology faculty and staff conducting externally funded research and technical assistance programs. The researcher will assist in conducting and supervising students engaged in systematic reviews, Delphi studies, and intensive case studies. The researcher will also be involved in conducting on-site training, coaching, and mentoring of vocational rehabilitation personnel and related stakeholders around the country as well as supervising project assistants in the development technical assistance products and training materials.

Additional Information:

This position may be extended or made renewable depending on funding and department need.
Must be able to work some weekends and evenings to accommodate research activities, data collection, and travel for project meetings.
The School of Education has a deep and profound commitment to diversity. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.


John Loeffelholz
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Instructions to applicants:

Please apply online by visiting and searching for PVL 91877.
Applicants must upload a resume and cover letter detailing their qualifications for this position. If you submit an application and need to make a correction prior to the deadline, please withdraw your application and re-submit a new one with your correct materials.
Click on the link on the bottom of the page FULL POSITION DETAILS for more information. Please complete the application by 9/21/2017 to be considered for this position.

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: Aug 24 2017 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Sep 21 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time


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