CELLULAR IMAGING IN DIABETES RESEARCH SPECIALIST

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Sep 08, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 91886-AS

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

Department: SMPH/MEDICINE/ENDOCRINOL


Location: Madison

Categories: Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 91886-AS

Working Title: Cellular Imaging in Diabetes Research Specialist

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

Hiring Department: A534245-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MEDICINE/ENDOCRINOL

FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 06, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

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



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree required; Biology, Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Biophysics, Pharmacology, Physics, Physiology, or a related field preferred.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Undergraduate research experience with internship, or experience as a technician running the day-to-day operations of a biomedical laboratory preferred. Experience with mice is highly desirable.



Position Summary:

The incumbent will serve as a technician in support of Dr. Matthew Merrins in the Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. The laboratory uses fluorescence microscopy and electrophysiology to study the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes, and the functioning of insulin-producing pancreatic islets.



Additional Information:

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.

To see the principal duties of this position, please click on the "Full Position Details" link below.



Contact:

Matthew Merrins, Ph.D.
merrins@wisc.edu

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 apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to submit a resume, cover letter and provide three references within the application process. Please ensure that the resume and/or cover letter address how you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: Sep 7 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Oct 1 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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