Job posting number: #7074030
Posted: January 13, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionPOSITION SUMMARY:
The Kang Lab in the Department of Cell and Regenerative Biology is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Research Specialist to perform biological research at UW-Madison. The primary duty for this position is to manage our zebrafish facility which includes daily feeding, water quality monitoring, zebrafish strain maintenance and shipping. The candidate will also participate in various research activities, including molecular, cellular and microscopy techniques, to investigate tissue regeneration using zebrafish as a model.
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.
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DEGREE AND AREA OF SPECIALIZATION:
Bachelor's degree required, preferably in biological sciences or related field.