RESEARCH TECHNICIAN

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 91978-AS

Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time

Department: VET M/SURGICAL SCIENCES


Location: Madison

Categories: Animal Care, Veterinary Medicine, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal

Position Vacancy ID: 91978-AS

Working Title: Research Technician

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

Hiring Department: A875100-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/SURGICAL SCIENCES

FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 3, 2017

Term: This position will end on SEPTEMBER 24, 2018.

Advertised Salary:

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



Degree and Area of Specialization:

BS or BA required. Preferably in molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry or cell biology.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Molecular and PCR experience preferred.
ELISA, immunohistochemistry experience desirable.
Previous laboratory experience preferred.



Position Summary:

The Comparative Orthopaedic and Genetics Research Laboratory (CORL) is a multidisciplinary research group focused on solving orthopaedic problems and genetic diseases that affect animals and humans. The laboratory is located in the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin-Madison. One of the laboratory's greatest attributes is the strong collaborative relationships that exist between the laboratory, the School of Medicine and the College of Engineering, and data science researchers in several departments across campus. Financial support for the laboratory includes both federal and non-federal funding agencies, medical and veterinary foundations, corporate partners, and private donors.



Additional Information:

This position is for one year from the start of the appointment. If funding is available, the position may be extended for another year or converted to renewable.



Contact:

Lori Mitchell
lori.mitchell@wisc.edu
608-263-5633
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 the position, please click on Apply Online to begin the application process. You will be required to upload a cover letter, current CV, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references. For questions regarding the application process, please contact Nancy Parkinson at nancy.parkinson@wisc.edu or 608-263-1158.

Questions about the position can be directed to:
Dr. Peter Muir
School of Veterinary Medicine
2015 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706
608-263-9819
peter.muir@wisc.edu



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: Sep 14 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Sep 28 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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