ADRC STUDY COORDINATOR
JOB NO.: 96942-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: SMPH/MEDICINE/GER-AD DEV
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 96942-AS
Working Title: ADRC Study Coordinator
Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
Anticipated Begin Date: JANUARY 14, 2019
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $31,427 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree required. Health care or biological sciences areas preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Two or more years experience in a health care or research setting preferred. Prior experience in a clinical research setting highly desired.
Title prefix determined based on candidates years of relevant professional work experience.
License or certificate:
The Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC) conducts research in the field of aging and dementia, and seeks to establish effective prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease (AD). A Research Specialist is needed to coordinate research study visits involving cognitively healthy adults and those with memory impairments within the center.
The School of Medicine and Public Health and the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center have 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.
The applicant's prior work experience should demonstrate attention to detail, strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and ability to multi-task. Strong analytical skills preferred. Ability to communicate effectively and diplomatically in written and verbal forms with research sponsors, participants, faculty, researchers and staff at all levels required. Excellent problem solving, organizational and computer skills required. Knowledge of University administrative policies and procedures as well as federal human subjects protection regulations highly desirable.
Minimum travel is required to facilitate visits at our satellite sites in Wisconsin. Must provide own transportation or a valid driver's license for Car Fleet usage is necessary.
This position is covered by the Wisconsin Caregiver Law.
Instructions to applicants:
Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process. You will be asked to upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter describing your experience as it relates to the position. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three references, including at least one current or former supervisor.
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: Dec 17 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Dec 31 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time