RESEARCH TECHNICIAN

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Oct 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 92312-AS

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

Department: SMPH/OPHTHAL&VIS SCI/GEN


Location: Madison

Categories: Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal

Position Vacancy ID: 92312-AS

Working Title: Research Technician

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

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

FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: NOVEMBER 06, 2017

Term: This position will end on NOVEMBER 05, 2018.

Advertised Salary:

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



Degree and Area of Specialization:

BS or BA in biology or microbiology is required.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

At least one year of lab experience working with animals is preferred.
Must be comfortable working with biohazards such as viruses and bacteria.
Must be comfortable wearing personal protective equipment such as gloves, N95 mask, goggles, lab coat when handling animals and biohazards.

Should be familiar with Microsoft Excel and Word.



Position Summary:

The Brandt Laboratory tests antiviral and anitbacterial compounds in animal models and in cell culture. This position will work primarily with animals to assess the effectiveness of antimicrobial compounds on ocular diseases caused by viruses and bacteria.



Additional Information:

This postion will be for one year. This position may be extended up to one additional year and/or converted to a renewable position contingent upon available funding.

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:

Lisa Richardson
lisa.richardson@wisc.edu
608-262-9093
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:

Please apply directly to the website by clicking on "Apply Now" button and upload your resume and 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: Oct 5 2017 Central Daylight Time


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

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