DENU LAB TECHNICIAN
JOB NO.: 96480-AS
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Department: VCRGE/WID/WI INST DISC
Categories: Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 96480-AS
Working Title: Denu Lab Technician
Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
FTE: 50% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: DECEMBER 01, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $30,207 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree required in biochemistry, biology, chemistry, genetics, neurobiology, biotechnology, or related field.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
A minimum of one (1) year of laboratory experience or equivalent level of skill is required. Undergraduate research experience is acceptable. Experience with mammalian cell culture and basic molecular biology techniques, such as DNA cloning, quantitative PCR, western blotting, and protein purification are desired.
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills are required. Successful applicants should be able to work independently and as part of a team, learn new techniques quickly and easily, and should be able to apply critical thinking to daily tasks.
License or certificate:
The Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID) is an interdisciplinary research center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. By bringing together people from diverse backgrounds and a broad of array of disciplines, we seek to foster unlikely collaborations, catalyze new ways of thinking, and generate unexpected scientific discoveries.
Located at WID, the Denu Lab is interested in the interplay of metabolism and epigenetics, including how gut bacterial metabolism affects brain health. This position provides support for this important research as a key member of our team.
Instructions to applicants:
To begin the application process, please click the APPLY NOW button. Only online applications will be accepted.
You will be asked to upload a current resume/CV and cover letter describing your qualifications for the position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: Nov 9 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Nov 23 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time