RESEARCH TECHNICIAN

Job no: 237409-TE
Work type: Temporary
Department: CALS/HORTICULTURE
Location: Madison
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific, Plant Sciences



Position Summary:

Position will help with various research activities in Juan Zalapa's Cranberry Genetics and Genomics Lab in the Department of Horticulture. Position requires at least 20 hours per week with a maximum of 30 hours per week.

The UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence and fundamental components of a positive and enriching learning and working environment for all students, faculty, and staff.

Position Duties:

List of Duties

Institutional Statement on Diversity:

Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion

Degree and Area of Specialization:

No Degree Required

Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:

Previous lab experience preferred.

Additional Information:

Position will require at least 20 hours a week of availability to a maximum of 30 hours per week.

Department(s):

A074300-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/HORTICULTURE

Work Schedule:

Schedule at discretion of supervisor

Appointment Type, Duration:

Terminal, 12 month appointment.
This position has the possibility to be extended or converted to an ongoing appointment based on need and/or funding

Salary:

Minimum $14.00 HOURLY
Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit a resume and contact information for three references to Jobs@UW.

Contact:

Eric Wiesman
wiesman@wisc.edu
608-890-3998
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 GARDENER(90460)

Employment Class:

Temporary Employment

Job Number:

237409-TE

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

If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website: https://employeedisabilities.wisc.edu/disability-accommodation-information-for-applicants/

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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.

The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7).

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Applications Open: Jul 14 2021 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Aug 1 2021 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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