RESEARCH SPECIALIST - LAMMING LAB

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Oct 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 92313-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: SMPH/MEDICINE/ENDOCRINOL


Location: Madison

Categories: Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 92313-AS

Working Title: Research Specialist - Lamming Lab

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

Hiring Department: A534245-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MEDICINE/ENDOCRINOL

FTE: 80% - 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:

Bachelor's degree required, preferably in Biology or any related field.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Undergraduate research experience or internship, or experience as a technician running the day-to-day operations of a biomedical laboratory preferred. Experience with DNA cloning and maintaining a mouse colony is highly desirable.



Position Summary:

The candidate will be responsible for facilitating the research program of Dr. Dudley Lamming in the Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. Dr. Lamming's research focuses on the roles of specific proteins in the biology of age-related diseases such as diabetes, and whether targeting these protein pathways might be of potential use in the treatment of diabetes and aging-related diseases.



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:

Dudley Lamming, PhD
dlamming@medicine.wisc.edu
608-256-1901
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 and cover letter with a brief summary of research interests, along with a list of three professional references. 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: Oct 11 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Oct 25 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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