RESEARCH SPECIALIST - WISOR
JOB NO.: 96648-AS
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Department: SMPH/SURGERY/GEN SURG
Categories: Grant, Research, Contract Management, Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 96648-AS
Working Title: Research Specialist - WiSOR
Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
FTE: 75% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: DECEMBER 08, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $35,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's Degree required. Degree in social sciences, biological sciences, or health-related field preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Preferred two years experience in a research setting, with knowledge of clinical/health research principles and regulations.
License or certificate:
Are you passionate about conducting research and improving health care quality and outcomes? The Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program (WiSOR), a vibrant, interdisciplinary, multi-investigator research program within the Department of Surgery, is seeking a research specialist to join our rapidly growing program. The selected candidate for this position will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects relating to comparative effectiveness research, qualitative research (particularly involving patient-provider interactions), performance and safety in surgical care, patterns of care, quality of life, and decision analysis. You will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of tasks that span the full lifespan of a research study, including recruitment, data collection, compliance, and general project management. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, highly organized, detail-oriented problem solver who is both able to work independently and contribute to team science.
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:
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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: Nov 19 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Dec 3 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time