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CLINICAL RESEARCH SCIENTIST

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University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Madison, Wisconsin

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Mon, 14 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Details Full-time3 hours ago Benefits – Life insurance – Disability insurance – Health insurance – Professional development assistance – Vision insurance Qualifications – Clinical trials – Microsoft Office – Epidemiology – Quantitative research – Doctoral degree Full Job Description The University of Wisconsin Department Of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease seeks a Scientist to join an expanding research initiative within the Department. The Infection Control Research Program, led by Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD, seeks to improve the health and quality of life of patients through high-impact research in learning health systems, transformational research on infection control and prevention using translational methods, biomedical informatics, clinical trials, clinical microbiology and implementation science. The Scientist will serve as a managing member of a growing and dynamic team, providing support for the program’s varied scientific and analytic activities by conducting clinical trials, implementing interventions, and statistical analysis of cutting-edge data to ress significant public health and clinical research questions. The Scientist will also identify research problems and collaborate in the design and implementation of new studies for the program. The Scientist will manage research efforts of the team under Dr. Safdar’s guidance and leadership. This position represents an opportunity for significant professional and scientific growth within a collaborative, supportive research environment. 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. PhD or equivalent in clinical trials, infectious diseases clinical research, health services research, public health, epidemiology, behavioral or social science, or other closely related fields is required. Two years of post-doctoral training in epidemiology, biostatistics, health services research, clinical trials, clinical microbiology, or comparable area are required for consideration. The successful applicant is required to have demonstrated quantitative research skills, experience working with large datasets typically used to conduct health services research (e.g. Medicare claims and electronic medical records datasets, VA data). In ition to quantitative research skills, the successful applicant is also required to demonstrate competence in standard office productivity software applications (e.g., Microsoft Office Suite). A scientific publication track record is preferred. Job Type: Full-time Pay: From $50,000.00 per year Benefits: – Dental insurance – Disability insurance – Employee assistance program – Employee discount – Flexible schedule – Flexible spending account – Health insurance – Life insurance – Paid time off – Professional development assistance – Retirement plan – Tuition reimbursement – Vision insurance Schedule: – 8 hour shift – Monday to Friday COVID-19 considerations: COVID-19 precautions in place per UW-System policies. Work Remotely: – No Show full job description Quick