JOB NO.: 94014-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: SMPH/CARDIO RES CTR/CAR RES CT
Categories: Grant, Research, Contract Management, Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 94014-AS
Working Title: Assistant Researcher
Official Title: ASST RESEARCHER(E05LN)
Hiring Department: A531300-MEDICAL SCHOOL/CARDIO RES CTR/CAR RES CT
Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 01, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $36,775 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
BS in biology, chemistry, cardiovascular physiology or related field required. MS preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
3 years surgical and/or animal handling experience.
Prefer an established understanding of anatomy, physiology and, in particular, cardiovascular function with excellent large and small animal surgical skills.
Additional preferred experience with in vivo imaging systems, physiologic instrumentation and monitoring, anesthesia, research data management, preparation of data summaries for presentation to other researchers and submitting manuscripts for publication, and molecular and cellular biology techniques such as PCR, Western Blots, RNA and DNA isolation, immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry; experience with ELISA is a plus.
Excellent communication skills are needed for interacting with a wide variety of collaborators and customers in a multi-disciplinary research environment.
License or certificate:
Assist with large and small animal surgeries and procedures; general lab duties.
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
Instructions to applicants:
Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process. Please upload a resume and cover letter. In your cover letter, please address your experience with the knowledge and skills of the position. You will also be asked to provide three professional/supervisor references during the application process.
The candidate pool established in this recruitment may be used to fill future positions within the same title in the School of Medicine and Public Health.
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: Apr 16 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Apr 30 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time