Madison, WI
Mar 09, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

JOB NO.: 93759-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

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

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 93759-AS

Working Title: Researcher - Transplantation



FTE: 70% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: APRIL 02, 2018

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $46,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

Master's Degree in biology (or related field) or a Doctor of Medicine required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Required Skills & Experience: Background in immunology and small animal models. Experience using multi-detector flow cytometry and cell culture. A minimum of 2 years of laboratory (undergraduate and/or graduate) work experience.

Preferred Skills & Experience: Molecular biology techniques including Western blotting, PCR, and mixed lymphocyte reaction.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

The Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation Surgery, is looking for an individual that can be an active participant in research projects. The mission of Dr. David Al-Adra's laboratory is to improve the quality of organs for transplantation through research and innovation; particularly related to donor organ pre-treatment using small animal models.

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.

Additional Information:

Successful applicants will be energetic, enthusiastic, and self-motivated, will have excellent organizational skills, and will be capable of working with a team to design and execute experiments.
Excellent oral and written communication skills to communicate effectively with supervisors and colleagues.
Participation in surgery and daily care of small animals.
Oversee data collection, data analysis and interpretation of data findings.
Must be able to work flexible hours with occasional weekend and holiday rotations.


Rachel Timbers
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Instructions to applicants:

Please apply through the Apply Now button. You will be asked to submit a Cover Letter and Resume.

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: Mar 8 2018 Central Standard Time

Application Close: Mar 25 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time


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