Job description

JOB NO.: 94014-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time


Location: Madison

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)


FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 01, 2018

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

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:

Position Summary:

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

Additional Information:


Christine Tydrich
[email protected]
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. 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





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Posted: 4/17/2018
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