Job no: 228892-AS
Work type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services
The University of Wisconsin, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases seeks a candidate to serve as a Research Specialist.
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.
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:
Bachelor's degree required.
|Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
-At least 1 year of prior laboratory and/or clinical research experience.
-Understanding of research confidentiality/privacy issues.
-Ability to read, understand and follow a research protocol.
-Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, & PowerPoint.
-Prior experience in healthcare or public health fields.
-Prior experience with the conduct of clinical trials, including subject recruitment and performing informed consent.
-Prior experience with IRB protocol development.
-Prior experience with preparing study protocols and manuals of operations.
-Prior experience preparing project reports, scientific manuscripts, and/or grant proposals.
-Prior experience with obtaining and processing microbiological samples.
-Skills in spreadsheet construction and analyses.
-Skills in database and/or statistical software.
Candidate should have excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.
Hire will be subject to criminal background check requirements.
This position has been identified as a position of trust with access to vulnerable populations. The selected candidate will be required to pass an initial Caregiver Check to be eligible for employment under the Wisconsin Caregiver Law and then every four years.
A534265-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MEDICINE/INFECT DIS
Full or Part Time: 50% - 100%
|Appointment Type, Duration:
Minimum $32,056 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
|Instructions to Applicants:
To get started, click 'Apply Now'. You will be asked to sign in or create a profile, and upload a resume and cover letter. This application will also require submission of three professional references, including your current or most recent supervisor.
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. )
RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
||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/
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change in Fall 2020. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit: https://hr.wisc.edu/title-and-total-compensation-study/.
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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