RESEARCH SPECIALIST

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


JOB NO.: 92025-AS

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

Department: SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN


Location: Madison

Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 92025-AS

Working Title: Research Specialist

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

Hiring Department: A536000-MEDICAL SCHOOL/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN

FTE: 70% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 01, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Negotiable
ANNUAL (12 months)



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's Degree required.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

-At least 2 years of relevant experience required.
-Experience in preparing paraffin and frozen embedded tissue and sectioning desirable.
-Experience in working with ocular tissue highly preferred.



Position Summary:

This position will perform specialized molecular & immunohistochemical based histology techniques, on animal & human tissue samples for research studies only.



Additional Information:

Knowledge/Skills:
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.
-Detail oriented with strong interpersonal, organizational and management skills critical.
-Strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint are required.
-Ability to plan, organize, lead and manage projects within deadline and budget parameters, achieving measurable results desired.
-Ability to take responsibility to meet deadlines and initiate tasks without close supervision.
-Ability to balance and prioritize multiple responsibilities effectively desirable.

Title prefix and salary will be dependent on relevant years of experience.

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.



Contact:

T Nork
tmnork@wisc.edu
608-265-3898
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 upload your resume and a cover letter.



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: Sep 7 2017 Central Daylight Time


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

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