Employment Opportunities

Faculty & Clinical Openings

The BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine is currently recruiting Emergency Physicians (BE/BC) at all ranks to join our faculty staff. Interested applicants may contact Manish Shah, MD, MPH, Department Chair, and Katy Oksuita, MS, Department Administrator, to learn more about current opportunities and expectations.

Faculty Leadership Positions

Core Faculty (CT, CHS or Tenure Track)

To view and apply to other open clinical positions, including Advanced Practice Providers, visit the UW Health Careers website »


Administrative & Research Staff Openings

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Emergency Department Research Coordinator

The BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine is looking for a high-energy individual to join its Research Coordinator Team and assist in recruiting and enrolling research participants in the fast-paced emergency department of a Level 1 Trauma Center. The Department of Emergency Medicine Research Program is multidisciplinary with a variety of projects in clinical and translational research, including clinical trials, electronic medical record data analysis, survey research, and qualitative research.

Bachelor’s degree preferred.
1-2 years of experience recruiting, consenting, and enrolling participants in research studies is preferred.
1-2 years of experience in a clinical health care setting is preferred.

Many of our Research Coordinators use their experience in preparation for medical school, physician assistant studies, or careers in healthcare, health research, and biotechnology or pharmaceutical industries. Learn more and apply

Research Program Administrative Assistant

The BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking an outstanding professional to provide administrative support to research faculty leadership. Responsibilities include constant tracking, prioritizing, organizing, and communicating multiple ongoing initiatives at various stages of progress. The position requires outstanding administrative, organizational, interpersonal, and computer skills, as well as the ability to work independently and proactively.

Learn more and apply

Scientist (PhD level or equivalent)

The Department of Emergency Medicine is now recruiting a skilled researcher with a passion for developing and advancing innovative research that improves the quality of life of older adults, particularly those persons living with dementia (PLWD). This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, mission-driven Scientist at the PhD level (or equivalent) to lead collaborative, cutting-edge research within the department’s Geriatric Emergency Medicine Research Lab.

The Scientist will lead a transdisciplinary team that will develop, perform, and publish geriatric emergency medicine research studies, as well as write grants to procure funding from the federal government and foundations.

Research professionals with experience and interest in emergency medicine, geriatrics, or Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias are encouraged to apply through the UW-Madison jobs website: https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/513787/scientist

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The BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine advances the specialty of Emergency Medicine for the direct benefit of the citizens of Wisconsin and beyond. We work towards our mission within a professional environment that supports and elevates the individual while aiming to build a sense of community and purpose.

The UW School of Medicine and Public Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged.