JOB NO.: 94325-AS
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Department: SMPH/SMPH RES SUPP/MEDIA ADMIN
Categories: Communications, Editing, Graphic Design, Marketing, Public Relations
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 94325-AS
Working Title: Artist
Official Title: SR ARTIST(R16BN) or ARTIST(R16DN)
Hiring Department: A535070-MEDICAL SCHOOL/SMPH RES SUPP/MEDIA ADMIN
FTE: 75% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: JUNE 02, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $42,167 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree required, Masters preferred in medical/biological Illustration, or related
graphic design field.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
-Minimum of 5 years of employment in an illustrative capacity required.
-Experience in the medical, health sciences and research environment with experience in consulting with research, teaching, surgical and clinical faculty and administrators preferred.
-Advanced specialized training in the medical sciences, anatomy and art required.
-Advanced knowledge of and experience with Adobe Creative Design Suite applications, particularly Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign is needed.
-Must be able to demonstrate and/or explain essential design principles and technical layout using these applications.
-Proficiency in Macintosh OSX required. Familiarity with Windows OS desirable.
License or certificate:
Media Solutions provides professional illustration, graphic design, videography and photography services to research, instructional, and clinical faculty and staff in the School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH).
Medical and biological illustrations are a vital part of the creative services we provide to physicians, scientists and researchers within the School of Medicine and Public Health. They can provide greater clarity and more detailed and individualized information than a photograph for use in grants, journal publications, books, and presentations.
We seek a multi-talented individual who can utilize their skills in an enthusiastic way to directly support, advise, and consult with faculty and other health science professionals (researchers, clinicians and instructors) by interpreting and conveying their data in a visually informative way.
The position will determine and execute the appropriate artistic techniques to describe and clarify research results, clinical procedures and instructional 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.
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: May 14 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: May 28 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time