ASTHMA RESEARCH SPECIALIST

University of Wisconsin Madison

United States

October 25, 2021

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ASTHMA RESEARCH SPECIALIST

Apply now Job no: 242849-AS Work type: Onsite, Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time Department: SMPH/MEDICINE/ALLRGY&IMM Location: Madison Categories: Research

Job Summary:

The incumbent will work under the direction of Dr. Loren Denlinger in the Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division. Responsibilities include supporting research involving the role of allergic inflammation in Asthma across multiple NIH funded grants and pharmaceutical research trials.

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.

About the Job:

Research Specialist (RE047)

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

Education:

Required Bachelor's Degree Bachelor's degree in biological sciences preferred

Qualifications:

Relevant course work and experience in laboratory research techniques is required. Knowledge of immunology/cell biology is preferred. Skills with cell culture, microscopy, PCR/qPCR, and ELISA are preferred.

Department(s):

A534220-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MEDICINE/ALLRGY&IMM

Work Type:

Full or Part Time: 80% - 100%

This position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a designated campus work location.

Appointment Type, Duration:

Ongoing/Renewable

Salary:

Minimum $39,400 ANNUAL (12 months) Depending on Qualifications

Instructions to Applicants:

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to submit a CV and a personal statement/cover letter. In addition, you will be asked to provide three references during the application process.

Contact:

Kassie Hefty kjhefty@medicine.wisc.edu 608-262-8538 Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAYSERVICE for further information. )

Official Title:

Research Specialist(RE047)

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Job Number:

242849-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.

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/

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).

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.

Applications Open: Oct 8 2021 Central Daylight Time Applications Close: Oct 25 2021 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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