Employment Opportunities

The following are current job openings with the Wisconsin ADRC.

Exercise Physiologist in Alzheimer's Disease Research Lab

The successful candidate will join the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC) Neuroimaging Group (www.brainmap.wisc.edu), a multidisciplinary collective of more than 20 principal investigators with an integrated assortment of clinical research projects spanning the diagnostic spectrum from normal aging to Alzheimer's dementia. (S)he will be actively engaged in multi-component research studies focused on the link between physical exercise and the brain changes that occur in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease. These studies encompass a wide array of assessment approaches including maximal exercise testing with gas analysis, accelerometry, exercise training sessions, MRI and PET brain imaging, biomarker profiling, genotyping, and neuropsychological exams. This position requires analytic thinking, good interpersonal skills, and the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and study participants. Learn more about this position.

Research Specialist - Alzheimer's Disease

The successful candidate will join the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Neuroimaging Group (www.brainmap.wisc.edu), a multidisciplinary collective of more than 20 principal investigators with over 41 human and nonhuman primate research projects spanning the diagnostic spectrum from normal aging to Alzheimer's dementia. (S)he will be actively engaged in neuroimaging and biomarker research studies of lifestyle and genetic factors related to cognitive resilience in normal aging and preclinical Alzheimer's disease. This position requires analytic thinking, good interpersonal skills, and the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and study participants. Primary areas of responsibility include coordination of research studies, assisting the PI in data preparation and scientific writing (abstracts, papers, and posters), and performing administrative tasks within the lab. Learn more about this position.