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Temporary Technician/Paraprofessional

DU00009 81080:ENTOMOLOGY 07/01/2020
General lab duties. View Details Bookmark

Post Doctoral Scholar

DU00017 81080:ENTOMOLOGY 07/01/2020
Details of position to be discussed with the sponsoring faculty member. View Details Bookmark

Temporary Tech/Paraprofessional

DU02258 7H090:CENTER ON DRUG & ALCOHOL RESEA
Help coordinate and administer surveys to groups through Mechanical Turk. View Details Bookmark

UK STAR Fellowship/Trainee

DU02997 7H150:BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE

Postdoctoral Scholar (Marsac Lab)

DU03000 7K300:PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES 12/31/2017
The Marsac Laboratory at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY is seeking a candidate with experience in computational fluid dynamics / finite element analysis, solid state sciences / materials science. The position will focus on the development of poorly soluble active pharmaceutical ingredients as solid oral dosage forms. High resolution imaging approaches will be leveraged to charact… View Details Bookmark

Temporary Research Assistant

DU03113 7H025:CANCER CENTER-CORE SUPPORT 12/31/2017
The Research Data Analyst will be organizing, analyzing, and interpreting a wide variety of research data. The data will include clinical and demographic data from study cohorts in cancer-related research. The data will also include DNA sequencing (exome sequencing, whole genome sequencing), gene expression data (Microarray and RNA-Seq), proteomics, metabolomics etc. The function will also inc… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Scholar (EG-7H180)

DU03126 7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 09/25/2017
This position focuses on biochemical analysis of signaling complexes. The successful candidate will carry out an independent project on the mechanisms of cellular signaling in organismal development and congenital disease. Preference will be given to applicant with a strong background in molecular biology, cell biology/biochemistry, molecular biology, protein analysis; experience with phosphory… View Details Bookmark

Temporary Technical/Professional

DU03457 7H400:Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Gen 09/26/2017
A temporally position is available immediately to investigate the mechanisms of host resistance against an intracellular protozoan parasite, Toxoplasma gondii, using murine models. The projects include studies of the interactions between innate immune cells and T cells in host defense and vaccine development. In addition, the person in this position needs to place orders for purchasing supplies. View Details Bookmark

Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, Regular Title Series

FE00294 7H025:CANCER CENTER-CORE SUPPORT
The University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center invites applications from outstanding candidates at the level of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Faculty with expertise in the following areas are of specific interest: cancer microenvironment, cancer genomics, epigenetic regulation, oxidative stress, mitochondria and cancer metabolism, DNA repair, and signal transduction. The successful … View Details Bookmark

Post-Doctoral Scholar, Inorganic Chemistry and Analytical Chemistry

FE00798 8E030:Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry at The University of Kentucky is accepting applications for a postdoctoral researcher. The appointment is for one year with renewal dependent on performance and availability of funding. Responsibilities include independently driving research with minimal supervision towards publication in peer reviewed journals, grant applications, and presentation at scientific meet… View Details Bookmark

Post-Doctoral Scholar, Biochemistry and Bioinorganic Chemistry

FE00799 8E030:Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry at The University of Kentucky is accepting applications for a postdoctoral researcher. The appointment is for one year with renewal dependent on performance and availability of funding. Responsibilities include independently driving research with minimal supervision towards publication in peer reviewed journals, grant applications, and presentation at scientific meet… View Details Bookmark

University Research Postdoctoral Fellowship

FE01065 40100:VP of Research 11/01/2017
Funds are available through the Office of the Vice President for Research for postdoctoral fellowships that support the University of Kentucky’s compelling interest in diversity. The University Research Postdoctoral Fellowship is open to all qualified individuals with consideration given to women interested in pursuing a program of advanced research training in fields in which they are underrep… View Details Bookmark

Lyman T. Johnson Postdoctoral Fellowship

FE01066 40100:VP of Research 11/01/2017
In an effort to contribute to the mission of enhancing diversity, the University of Kentucky established the Lyman T. Johnson Postdoctoral Fellowships to support postdoctoral fellows in graduate and professional areas. The fellowships are named in honor of UK’s first African-American graduate student, Lyman T. Johnson. Application deadline is November 1, 2017. Fellowship recipients pursue… View Details Bookmark

Statistician

RE11192 7H025:CANCER CENTER-CORE SUPPORT 10/01/2017
This position has broad-ranging responsibilities working with faculty from all relevant disciplines to assure appropriate experimental design and analysis for broadly based cancer related clinical, basic science, and cancer prevention/control studies. Required documents to apply: fully completed application, CV and as Specific Request 1 – a Writing Sample. View Details Bookmark

Agriculture Research Specialist

RE11259 81090:FORESTRY 09/25/2017
The Forest Health Research and Education Center (FHC) at the University of Kentucky, in partnership with the Kentucky Division of Forestry (KDF), is seeking a tree improvement technician to assist with building a hardwood tree improvement program. This person will assist with the implementation plans developed by KDF and FHC researchers to identify and develop necessary breeding program infrast… View Details Bookmark

Laboratory Technician Senior

RE11263 81060:PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCES 10/12/2017
The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment department of Plant and Soil Sciences seeks a Laboratory Technician Senior. This position provides research technical support to faculty extension specialists involved in tobacco, forage, and grain crops extension and research. Agronomic plot management, lateral irrigation system management, and animal handling in forage grazing trials are the b… View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant Senior

RE11732 7P170:DEPT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY 09/27/2017
For this project, we are seeking to hire a full-time community researcher that will be primarily based in Hazard, Kentucky. Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to) screening prospective participants for eligibility via phone, text and email. Scheduling interviews, focus groups and surveys, conducing in-person qualitative interviews with individuals who use opioids and a variety … View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant Senior

RE11733 7P170:DEPT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY 09/27/2017
For this project, we are seeking to hire a full-time community researcher that will be primarily based in Morehead, Kentucky. Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to) screening prospective participants for eligibility via phone, text and email. Scheduling interviews, focus groups and surveys, conducing in-person qualitative interviews with individuals who use opioids and a variet… View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant Senior

RE11734 7P170:DEPT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY 09/27/2017
For this project, we are seeking to hire a part-time community researcher that will be primarily based in Morehead, Kentucky. Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to) screening prospective participants for eligibility via phone, text and email. Scheduling interviews, focus groups and surveys, conducing in-person qualitative interviews with individuals who use opioids and a variet… View Details Bookmark

Program Coordinator

RE11763 7P170:DEPT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY 09/28/2017
This position will be primarily based in Morehead, KY. We are seeking to hire a project coordinator who will have the following responsibilities: Coordinates operations between UK and the two field offices (one in Morehead, Kentucky and one in Hazard, Kentucky); Serves as supervisor for two full-time community researchers and one part-time community researchers; Works with the Data Manager to… View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant Senior

RE11797 7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 10/06/2017
The department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry is currently seeking a Research Assistant Senior to conduct and assist with research, as well as provide general lab up-keep and train new members. Job duties will include performing cell-based assays, examining cell lysates using immunoblotting and enzyme assays to detect changes, as well as being involved in analysis of primary data. T… View Details Bookmark

Research Analyst

RE11798 7P170:DEPT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY 09/25/2017
The Research Analyst is responsible for the indoor and outdoor air sampling for particulate matter (PM2.5 and PM10), conducting the household assessments and making recommendations regarding the home remediation plans. Will be trained and supervised. The research analyst will also assist with the water sampling protocol and be responsible for data entry for the air and water data collected f… View Details Bookmark

Administrative Research Assistant

RE11809 7H060:RURAL KENTUCKY HEALTH CARE 09/25/2017
The Center for Excellence in Rural Health is currently seeking a Research Assistant Senior to handle data management, basic data visualization and tracking in accordance with research projects and IRB protocol. This position will assist research teams to ensure time frames and deadlines are met. The Research Assistant Senior will also work to establish and maintain a social media plan with … View Details Bookmark

Data Management Analyst

RE11821 7H090:CENTER ON DRUG & ALCOHOL RESEA 10/09/2017
The Center on Drug and Alcohol Research seeks a Data Management Analyst to be responsible for organizing and tabulating multi-faceted project datasets including data quality and control. Will complete statistical data analyses for reports and publications using SPSS. Serve as vendor liaison and plan project activities.. View Details Bookmark

Geologist IV

RE11822 40520:KY Geological Survey 11/07/2017
The Kentucky Geological Survey is seeking a highly motivated and experienced hydrogeologist to work independently, and in collaboration with other researchers, to investigate and characterize groundwater occurrence and quality in karst and fractured-bedrock aquifers, and to successfully undertake and conduct research into other areas of hydrogeology or hydrology pertinent to water resources and… View Details Bookmark

Scientist II

RE11832 7H400:Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Gen 09/26/2017
The department of Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics seeks a Scientist II to investigate the mechanisms of host resistance against microbial infections using murine models. The projects include analyzing the mechanisms of the initiation and regulation of the protective immunity, and identification of effector mechanisms to control the pathogens. Individuals with a Ph.D. a… View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant

RE11856 7H090:CENTER ON DRUG & ALCOHOL RESEA 09/28/2017
The Center on Drug and Alcohol Research is seeking a qualified candidate for a research assistant position. The duties of this position will include running research protocol session with human volunteers that will include collecting physiological and behavioral data as well as urine collection and participant recruitment. Will oversee research infrastructure including subject payment b… View Details Bookmark

Research Analyst

RE11857 7H090:CENTER ON DRUG & ALCOHOL RESEA 09/28/2017
The Center on Drug and Alcohol Research is seeking a qualified candidate for a research analyst position. The duties of this position will include running research protocol session with human volunteers that will include collecting physiological and behavioral data as well as urine collection and participant recruitment. Will oversee research infrastructure including subject payment bud… View Details Bookmark

Agriculture Regulatory Associate

RE11879 81240:REGULATORY SERVICES 10/01/2017
The Division of Regulatory Services of the College of Agriculture, Food, and the Environment is seeking candidates for the position of Regulatory Associate/Accreditation Specialist. The successful candidate in this new position will be expected to play a lead role in achieving accreditation to the ISO 17025:2001 Standard. Specific duties of this position would include assisting in the develop… View Details Bookmark