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Research Analyst

RE12096 7H750:PHYSIOLOGY 10/24/2017
Physiology is seeking a Research Analyst whose responsibilities will be to assist a PI in performing a variety of cellular, molecular, or biochemical hands on experiment; up keeping of a mouse colony; and maintenance of an organized laboratory. Daily work activities will require animal care, strong observational skills, cellular, biochemical and molecular biology assays. Other duties include or… View Details Bookmark

Scientist II

RE12089 7H750:PHYSIOLOGY 10/24/2017
The Department of Physiology at the University of Kentucky is seeking a high level and extremely knowledgeable scientist to investigate respiratory distress associated with lung injury and specifically ventilator-induced lung injury and pneumonia. Highly technical procedures and techniques involving molecular biology, physiology and genomics of mouse physiology will be necessary to complete pro… View Details Bookmark

Research Program Manager

RE11454 7H042: Center for Health Services Research 10/29/2017
The Center for Health Services Research is seeking a Research Program Manager to work with Center leadership and faculty on project design, implementation, evaluation methodology, policies and protocols. Will coordinate the development of new initiatives that are consistent with program objectives. Assist with IRB application and continuation review. Coordinate and oversee activities of m… View Details Bookmark

Scientist I

RE12064 7H030:SANDERS-BROWN CTR ON AGING 10/22/2017
The Sanders Brown Center on Aging seeks a Scientist I. This position will involve primarily method development and troubleshooting for new microscopy and electrophysiological methods in an established neuroscience laboratory. In addition, the position will involve training of students and data analysis and interpretation. Experience with microscopy, including confocal microscopy, is es… View Details Bookmark

Certified Research Phlebotomist

RE12050 7H090:CENTER ON DRUG & ALCOHOL RESEA 11/09/2017
Providing medical and laboratory support for research studies. Primary tasks include drawing and processing blood samples, maintaining appropriate labeling and organized storage of samples, shipping samples, and transporting samples when necessary. Certification in phlebotomy required. Additional tasks include maintaining medical supply and equipment inventory, organizing and tracking blood sam… View Details Bookmark

Temporary Research Staff

DU03543 7P150:DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH BEHAVIORS 10/24/2017
A Research Coordinator position is available immediately to assist with the Appal-TREE project, a community-based participatory research project that promotes healthy diets in Eastern Kentucky. The Research Coordinator will work closely with the Principal Investigators and Project Director (located in UK’s College of Public Health) and with Field Directors (located in Letcher, Knott, and Harlan… View Details Bookmark

Project Manager/KIPRC

RE11986 7P210:KY INJURY PREV & RESEARCH CTR 10/23/2017
This Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Surveillance (KOSHS) Program manager will supervise a worker fatality Investigator and Database Coordinator; develop case report narratives/recommendations; produce research publications and reports; create safety interventions (i.e. hazard alerts, safety videos and trainings); receive monthly data extracts of elevated adult blood lead level results,… View Details Bookmark

Laboratory Technician

RE11965 8E300:Biology 10/22/2017
A Laboratory Technician is needed to assist with research focused on understanding sex differences in the regulation of fluid and energy homeostatis. Main responsibilities include running experimental protocols, including performing rodent surgeries and molecular assays (under the direction of the PhD investigator). Other duties will include general lab maintenance, assisting others with animal… View Details Bookmark

Technical Services Coordinator

RE11964 40505:Center Of Membrane Sciences 10/31/2017
Position manages the Membrane Center Lab and other activities reporting to the Director and Associate Director of the Center of Membrane Sciences. The successful candidate with BS degree in chemistry or other Physical Sciences should have working knowledge of material characterization instruments and equipment and be familiar with the best practices of running a laboratory. Previous experienc… View Details Bookmark

Research Analyst

RE11960 7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 10/25/2017
The department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry seeks a Research Analyst. Should have experience in biochemical, molecular biological and cell biological techniques. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated individual with good communication skills, a strong desire to learn, a proven record of excellence in the laboratory, and a desire to work independently. The successf… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Scholar (Marsac Lab)

DU03514 7K300:PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES 12/31/2017
The Marsac Laboratory at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY is seeking a candidate with experience in extended release formulation development. The work will include the use of novel dissolution approaches and development of associated models to appropriately discriminate between formulations of interest. The formulations will be developed by the candidate in collaboration with Profe… 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

Post Doctoral Scholar

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

Temporary Technician/Paraprofessional

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

Temporary Tech/Paraprofessional

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

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 (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

UK STAR Fellowship/Trainee

DU02997 7H150:BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE

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

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