University of Wisconsin - Madison

Position Vacancy Listing

PVL # 233717

Position Summary:
This position will work as part of a small research team in the Coon laboratory. The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to use cryo-electron microscopy in the analysis of proteins derived from mass spectrometry. The candidate will be able to identify research problems, design research methodologies, perform research, and prepare the results for presentation to professional organizations and for scholarly publications.

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.

Principal duties:
30% Identifies research problems and develops complex research methodologies and procedures
45% Collects and analyzes complex research data, conducts experiments and interviews, and documents results according to established policies and procedures under general supervision
5% Conducts literature reviews, prepares reports and materials, and disseminates information to appropriate entities
5% Attends and assists with the facilitation of scholarly events and presentations in support of continued professional development and the dissemination of research information
5% Writes or assists in developing grant applications and proposals to secure research funding
5% May supervise the day-to-day activities of a research unit as needed
5% Serves as a unit subject matter expert and liaison to internal and external stakeholders providing advanced level information and representing the interests of a specialized research area
0% Monitors program budget and approves unit expenditures

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