RESEARCH SPECIALIST

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Sep 13, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 94067-AS

Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time

Department: SMPH/NEUROLOGY/NEUROLOGY


Location: Madison

Categories: Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Terminal

Position Vacancy ID: 94067-AS

Working Title: Research Specialist

Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)

Hiring Department: A535100-MEDICAL SCHOOL/NEUROLOGY/NEUROLOGY

FTE: 80% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 11, 2018

Term: This position will end on MAY 10, 2019.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $30,207 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelor's Degree in molecular biology/biological sciences is required.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Minimum work experience of at least 1-2 years of previous laboratory experience and experience with experimental cerebral ischemia surgery in rats/mice is required.



License or certificate:



Position Summary:

The candidate will perform experimental focal ischemia surgery in rodents and perform other biological/molecular biology techniques such as Western blotting, tissue culture, PCR, etc., as well as lab managerial 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:

Good written and oral communication skills and ability to perform literature searches.

A 12 month evaluation period will be required.

This is a terminal position lasting one year. There is a possibility it may be extended up to one additional year, or made renewable if there is a need for an ongoing appointment and/or funding becomes available.



Contact:

Brandon Dietz
[email protected]
608-417-4231
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:

Click the "Apply Now" button to begin the application process. Please upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter describing your qualifications.



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 20 2018 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: May 4 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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