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Apply now Job no: 92810-AS
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Location: Madison
Categories: Research, Scientific

Position Vacancy ID:


Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Terminal

Working Title:

Lab Manager / Study Coordinator

Official Title:


Hiring Department:



80% - 100%

Anticipated Begin Date:

DECEMBER 20, 2017


This position will end on DECEMBER 19, 2018.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $32,500 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and area of specialization:

BA/BS required
Bachelors or higher degree in neuroscience, biological sciences, engineering, or related fields is preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

At least 1 year of related lab/research experience preferred.
Knowledge of or special interest is neuroscience/neurology is highly desirable.
Experience working in a clinical setting and/or with human research participants is highly desirable.
Experience with database management preferred.
Experience writing Institutional Review Board (IRB) protocols is highly desirable

License or Certificate:


Position Summary:

The successful candidate will be responsible for facilitating the research program of Dr. Elizabeth Felton in the Department of Neurology. Dr. Felton's research focuses on the dietary treatment of epilepsy in adults.

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.

Additional Information:

The successful candidate must also possess excellent interpersonal, communication, problem-solving and organizational skills. Excellent spoken and written communication skills required.

In additional to a criminal background check, this offer is also conditional, pending the results of a caregiver background check. If the results of the check are unacceptable, the offer will be withdrawn. If you have started you appointment, your appointment will be terminated.

This position will end one year from the start date with the possibility of a one year extension. There is also the possibility that this position could be changed to a fixed term renewable position depending on availability of funding.


Meghan Janikowski
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. )

Instructions to Applicants:

Please click "Apply Now" to start the application process. You will be required to submit a cover letter and resume for consideration. Your cover letter should highlight your experience and skills as they relate to the listed qualifications for maximum consideration.

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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