LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
May 09, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 94295-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: SMPH/MED MICROBIO/MED MICRO


Location: Madison

Categories: Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 94295-AS

Working Title: Laboratory Technician

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

Hiring Department: A534700-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MED MICROBIO/MED MICRO

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 27, 2018

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $35,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's degree in a science required with a focus on Biology, Microbiology, Biochemistry or related field.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Minimum one year of experience in a research lab required. A strong background in molecular biology, microbiology, and/or prior experience in experimental approaches in bacteriophage biology is desired. Prior experience with microbiology and handling bacteriophage samples including sequencing library preparation is preferred. Demonstrated ability to learn new techniques and train others is desired.



License or certificate:



Position Summary:

The Research Specialist will work closely with the PI in the Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology performing experiments related to the biology and physical characterization of enteric bacteria bacteriophage. We are looking for an individual who is highly motivated with excellent time management skills, highly organized, strong attention to detail and the willingness to work in a team environment and laboratory setting.



Additional Information:

Special consideration will be given to those applicants with experience in bacteriophage research.



Contact:

John Lawler
jlawler2@wisc.edu
608-263-5591
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 begin the application process please click on the `Apply Now' button. You will be asked to upload a resume, cover letter briefly describing your qualifications relevant to the position, and a document containing names and contact information for three references.



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: May 8 2018 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: May 22 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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