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Epidemiologist

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Epidemiologist
Requisition Number RE27677
Working Title
Department Name 7P170:DEPT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY
Work Location Frankfort, KY
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $41,475-66,373/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

MS

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

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time, on phone frequently, long periods of time in front of a computer, infrequently lifting more than 20 lbs.

Shift

Primarily days Monday – Friday, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., additional hours as needed

Job Summary

Responsibilities include: coordinating with National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS), Office of Application Technology Services (OATS) Team, and Kentucky Health Information Exchange (KHIE) team to coordinate efficient and secure transfer of electronic laboratory reports (ELRs) for investigation; promote timely and complete reporting of HIV ELRs from providers; develop and deliver report cards on lab reporting to identified facilities; and responsible for grant reporting.

There is currently more than one position open for the Epidemiologist. To be considered for each position, you must apply for each position. One application will not be considered for all positions.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Microsoft suite and Teams, Outlook, Internet, GIS, SAS, SPSS, and EPI Info.

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

SAS, statistics, two years of experience as an epidemiologist or in providing epidemiology functions

Deadline to Apply 05/06/2021
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: 2021-04-30 Expires: 2021-05-30

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Lexington, KY 40507

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