RESEARCH TECHNICIAN

Location
Wisconsin, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Feb 12, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Job no: 231372-AS
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Department: VET M/COMPARATIVE BIOSCIENCES
Location: Madison
Categories: Research, Scientific



Position Summary:

The research specialist will perform research related to understanding the pathogenesis of neuropsychiatric disorders using mouse models. Experiments will span from molecular/biochemical to behavioral analysis.
For publications by Michael Cahill and his laboratory visit the following link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/18ollWdWTMWk5/bibliography/public/

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

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Degree and Area of Specialization:

BS/BA in neuroscience, biological sciences, or related field. Other degrees will be considered in conjunction with relevant work experience.

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Minimum 1 year of experience working in a laboratory, and familiarity with molecular biology and biochemical techniques as well as mammalian cell culture. Experience with molecular cloning RT-PCR, and cell culture approaches is particularly desired. It is required that the candidate be comfortable working with rodents.

Department(s):

A874100-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/COMPARATIVE BIOSCIENCES

Work Type:

Full Time: 100%

Appointment Type, Duration:

Ongoing/Renewable

Salary:

Minimum $32,697 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

Please apply online via UW JOBS.

Applicants will be asked to upload a resume, cover letter and a list of three professional references.

Contact:

Kerry Ludke
kerry.ludke@wisc.edu
608-263-8869
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. )





Official Title:

RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:

231372-AS

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

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Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment.

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Applications Open: Feb 12 2021 Central Standard Time
Applications Close: Feb 26 2021 11:55 PM Central Standard Time

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