1+ months

Graduate Research Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Graduate Research Assistant
Requisition Number DU07317
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range 26,000.00yr
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Bachelor’s degree

Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Check all that apply:
☒Sitting at computer work station for long periods of time
☒Standing for long periods of time
☐Risk of back injury from moving/lifting, equipment, or materials
☒Repetitive motion
☐Lifting/Carrying up to _______lbs.
☐Pushing/Pulling up to _______ lbs.
☐Job Related Travel
☐Loud Noises
☐Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
☐Temperature extremes
☐Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors


20 hours per week.

Job Summary

A Graduate Research Assistant is needed to assist with the BCBR Shared Resource Facility. This position will require experience working with underserved individuals in clinical and community settings. It will also require expertise conducting informed consent procedures, administering surveys, collecting qualitative data, and providing support to the shared resource facility manager and co-directors. Some data entry and preliminary data analysis will be included.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Microsoft office, Excel, Powerpoint, basic SPSS functions, basic survey/database software (eg. REDCap, Qualtrics)

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


Deadline to Apply 02/28/2021
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: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-03-10

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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