1+ months

Visiting Scholar

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Visiting Scholar
Requisition Number DU05009
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range 0 - $30,000
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

Masters Degree

Required Related Experience

4-5 years of biological research experience

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Standing for long periods of time
Repetitive motion
Hazardous Chemicals or fumes
Bloodborne/Airborne Pathogens/Recombinant DNA/Viral Vectors


Schedule to be determined, but typically Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Job Summary

Visiting Scholar will be performing cancer research in the labs of Dr. Ren Xu.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Cell biology research skills, cancer biology knowledge

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


Deadline to Apply 08/31/2019
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: 2019-05-02 Expires: 2019-09-08

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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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