Clinical Chemist

The University of Wisconsin Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is recruiting for an academic clinical chemist. Candidates must have a PhD in clinical chemistry or related field with post-doctoral training allowing the candidate to be board certified or board eligible by the American Board of Clinical Chemistry. Expertise in a subspecialty area such as toxicology, chemistry or pediatric clinical chemistry, is preferred.

The Clinical Chemistry Service provides professional and scientific direction for over 3 million tests annually in laboratories of the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics system. Services include automated chemistry and immunoassay, toxicology and therapeutic drug monitoring and blood gas systems, point of care and emergency department testing. The successful applicant will have expertise in test development, method validation, clinical interpretation of laboratory results, laboratory information systems and automation, consultation with physicians, experience in quality control and quality assurance, and hands-on experience and knowledge in the interpretation and development in the ever-widening field of molecular diagnostics, genomics, and proteomics.

Successful candidates will be expected to contribute to the mission of the department via active participation in the research and teaching programs, training of residents, fellows, and medical students, mentoring of trainees and participation in continuing medical education programs.

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