RESEARCH SPECIALIST

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Oct 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 92276-AS

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

Department: PHARM/PHARMACY


Location: Madison

Categories: Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 92276-AS

Working Title: Research Specialist

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

Hiring Department: A561000-SCHOOL OF PHARMACY/PHARMACY

FTE: 50% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: NOVEMBER 01, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

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



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Biology, Genetics, Biochemistry or related field required. Candidates with advanced degrees will also be considered.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Minimum 1 year experience in a research lab, preferably with a strong background in molecular/cellular biology and/or biochemistry is required. Prior experience with Drosophila genetics is highly desirable but not necessary.



Position Summary:

Seeking applicants to join a lab studying the genetic basis of insulin secretion. The successful applicants will have critical research and management responsibilities in the lab. These include performing experiments at the bench, interpreting and reporting experimental results, supervising undergraduate researchers, and ordering and maintaining lab supplies. The ideal candidate is a highly-motivated, team-work oriented person with excellent technical, organizational and interpersonal skills.



Contact:

Jennifer Regan
jenni.regan@wisc.edu
608-890-0317
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 click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process. To apply for this position, you are required to submit a cover letter detailing experience and a current CV.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: Oct 10 2017 Central Daylight Time


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

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