29 days old

Administrative Research Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Administrative Research Assistant
Requisition Number RE22668
Working Title MCCRN Administrative Research Assistant
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 41
Salary Range $14.99-23.98/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Repetitive motion. Sitting for long periods of time. Exposure to PC screens. Occasional job related travel. Lifting objects , 50lbs.


Monday Friday 8:00 am 5:00 pm (40 hrs/wk). Occasional work outside these days/hours.

Job Summary

As Kentuckys only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center, the UK Markey Cancer Center is equipped to deliver leading-edge cancer care and engage in groundbreaking research. The Markey Cancer Center is committed to reducing cancer mortality and the burden of disease through comprehensive programs and collaborations in cancer research, treatment and education. Through the Markey Cancer Center Research Network, we bring access to important research studies into the communities we serve. The Markey Cancer Center Research Network (MCCRN) collaborates with healthcare facilities throughout Kentucky and surrounding Appalachia to provide access to research studies, disseminate evidence-based findings and research education.
The MCCRN Administrative Research Assistant Principal will perform activities to support central network operations of multicenter research collaborations. Position duties include Administrative Coordination, Data Coordination, Project Team Support, Regulatory Coordination, and Coordinating Center Operations. All duties contribute to network operations and services to MCCRN sites, UK, MCC faculty and staff.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Microsoft Professional programs, including Access,Excel, Project, Planner, OneNote, Visio, research databases, HIPAA, HSP, web, data entry

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Prefer experience in administrative clinical research assistant or related role.

Deadline to Apply 03/31/2020
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.


Posted: 2020-03-04 Expires: 2020-04-03

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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