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Student Worker-Graduate Assistant

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Student Worker-Graduate Assistant
Requisition Number DU03550
Department Name 7N900:HEALTH SCIENCES - CLINICAL SCIENCE
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $15.00/hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

N/A

Required Related Experience

N/A

Required License/Registration/Certification

N/A

Physical Requirements

N/A

Shift

To be determined by supervisor

Job Summary

The College of Health Sciences, Department of Clinical Sciences is looking for a student employee to assist a faculty member with service-related projects and health disparities research.

Research Responsibilities
• Assist with literature review, data entry, and data compilation
• Assist with the preparation of conference presentations
• Assist with the development of manuscripts suitable for submission to research journals
• Assist with the electronic or mail submission of research articles
• Assist with research grant proposal development

Qualifications:
• Experience or interest in promoting health disparities research and/or health equity
• Enrolled in a graduate program in public health, social work, education, or a health professions related field
• Ability to work through the 2017-2018 academic year at a minimum
• Strong oral and written communication skills, including competency in Microsoft Office
• Ability to work independently, follow-up on assignments, and take initiative on projects
• Preference will be given to applicants with experience with statistical software programs like SAS or SPSS

Student should be able to work at least 15 hours per week.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter