Job no: 242927-AS
Onsite, Staff-Full Time
SMPH/WI ALZHMRS INS/ALZHMR INS
The Alzheimer's disease (AD) Research programs at UW-Madison are
hiring one coordinator for the AD Biospecimen Lab. The incumbent in
this position will be part of a collaborative team of research
specialists responsible for all stages of study-related biologic
specimen collection, documentation, tracking, and use; the
incumbent will report to the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's
Prevention within the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute.
Our research is designed to identify predictive biomarker
pathology, health and lifestyle features that confer risk and
resilience, effective prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of AD.
Our bio-sample repository of blood, cerebrospinal fluid, nervous,
and brain tissue is essential for advancing our research goals.
Applicant's experience and materials should demonstrate exemplary
organization, attention to detail, interest in human biological
research, ability to work cooperatively in a team environment,
proactive engagement, initiative taking, and problem solving. We
support the Wisconsin Brain Donor Program; brain donation and
biorepository freezer call coverage.
The School of Medicine and Public Health and the Wisconsin
Alzheimer's Institute 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.
About the Job:
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
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.
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- At least 1 year experience in a research lab preferred
- Prior experience with human tissue handling or histology
- Exemplary interpersonal, technical, and/or organizational skills
A531400-MEDICAL SCHOOL/WI ALZHMRS INS/ALZHMR INS
Full Time: 100%
This position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a
designated campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
$39,400 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Instructions to Applicants:
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be asked to upload a resume and cover letter as a part of the
application process. You will also be asked to provide three
professional/supervisor references during the application process.
References will not be contacted without prior notice.
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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.
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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