Lexington, KY
May 12, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

This position has broad-ranging responsibilities working with faculty from all relevant disciplines to provide high quality statistical data analysis and assure appropriate experimental design and data collection for broadly healthcare/clinical research studies.

This position will develop SAS programs or modify existing ones as appropriate. Design statistical procedures and input/output format for specific research studies .Develop written and graphical/tabular summaries of the data analysis results for grant proposals, final reports, presentations and publications.

Work with project teams to determine the format for presentation of the results, and develop the content based on the results of the data analysiProvide support for both faculty and students in every stage of research: suggest appropriate study design considerations, plan data analysis strategies that are tailored to each project, and conduct the planned data analysis. Other duties as assigned.

Job Title

Requisition Number

Working Title
SAS Programmer/ Statistician

Department Name
7H042: Center for Health Services Research

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.


Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (40 hours/week)



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Master's degree plus 2 or more years experience in study design, data collection and analysis.

Deadline to Apply

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.

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * UK HealthCare recognizes the patient as our premier customer and promises to provide excellent customer services to patients, colleagues, co-workers and all others who seek our services. By applying for a position with UK HealthCare, I am indicating my commitment to service excellence and expressing my agreement to consistently recognize that: - Our customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday. - Service is being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers. - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve. - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success. - We want to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare. By submitting my application for employment with UK HealthCare, I acknowledge that I will be held accountable to follow the UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations if selected for a position with UK HealthCare. Do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Please describe your experience with SAS Macro.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What are the statistical models you are most familiar with?

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please describe your experience with other statistical software (R, Stata, SPSS, etc.).

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents


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