Current Positions

Social Genomics Cluster Faculty

The Department of Sociology and the Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics seek applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in the Social Genomics Cluster. The successful candidate for this position will be expected to develop and maintain a vigorous, collaborative, cutting-edge, highly visible and extramurally-funded research program that specializes in data integration from genomic and social sciences sources with a focus on statistical and computational approaches to genetic prediction (genetic risk scores/polygenic scores) and/or the application of these scores to answering social and health sciences questions.

Official position listing:

95311-FA

See the complete job description and apply online here.

UW-Madison seeks a diverse set of faculty candidates who will deepen our campus' interdisciplinary research strength in key areas of current and future research promise, as well as faculty candidates who will approach their work in a manner that advances our commitment to research excellence.

Tenure homes for candidates will reside in departments relevant to candidate's area of expertise. Possible tenure homes include: Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Department of Population Health Sciences, Department of Sociology, Department of Psychology, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, School of Public Affairs.

This position is listed as an A-basis (12-month) position; however, depending on the tenure home, this position may be a C-basis (9-month) appointment.

The successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring eligibility for employment in the United States on or before the effective date of the appointment.

Application Deadline: Thursday, November 15, 2018

Functional Genomics Cluster Faculty

As part of a campus-wide cluster hiring initiative (https://facstaff.provost.wisc.edu/cluster-hiring-initiative/), the Waisman Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison), in collaboration with several key academic departments, seeks to hire three new tenure-track faculty members, with expertise and interests in functional genetics/genomics of intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs) across the lifespan. One of the three positions is a biostatistician/bioinformatician with a focus on developing both computational and statistical strategies to identify risk genes and/or gene networks for neurodevelopmental or neurodegenerative diseases. Whereas the ultimate tenure home will be determined at the time of hire based on the selected candidate's qualifications and interests, a key partner in this hire and likely tenure home is the Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics.

Official position listing:

94255-FA

See a complete job description and submit an online application at: http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/499046/assistant-associate-or-profe.... UW-Madison is seeking a diverse set of faculty candidates who will deepen our campus' interdisciplinary research strength in key areas of current and future research promise, as well as faculty candidates who will approach their work in a manner that advances our committment to research excellence.

Application Deadline: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Assistant/Associate Scientist - Statistical Data Analysis Center

The UW-Madison Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics seeks a PhD-level biostatistician to join our Statistical Data Analysis Center (SDAC) Team. The successful applicant will support independent data monitoring committees (DMCs) for industry-sponsored Phase 2, 3, and 4 clinical trials, and provide statistical consultation and collaboration on other clinical studies. Working as part of a team, the successful applicant will analyze and report interim safety and efficacy results to DMC clinicians and statisticians to help ensure patient safety and trial integrity. The successful applicant will serve as co-investigator and eventually principal investigator for SDAC projects.

Official position listing:

93121-AS

http://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/cw/en-us/job/497549/assistantassociate-scientist-sdacSee the complete position description and application instructions here

. The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself, and 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.

Application Deadline: Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Chair, Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics (PVL 96127-FA)

The Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics in the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health seeks a recognized leader with proven leadership and management skills, and an outstanding academic background. The chair will provide strategic and administrative leadership of the highest quality to this distinguished department in its teaching, research and service missions. 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.

Click here to learn more about the position and begin the application process.

Application Deadline: Tuesday, November 20, 2018