Research Associate Senior

Lexington, KY
Aug 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Researcher Associate Senior will support ongoing research projects in the Center for Pharmaceutical Research and Innovation (CPRI) to facilitate early phase preclinical and clinical drug development projects. Will also handle business aspects of the research laboratory as well as perform experiments and manage projects.

IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered)

Job Title
Research Associate Senior

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Work Location
789 South Limestone, Lexington, KY

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Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing, or pulling object up to 25 lbs.


Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm.


Bioanalytical methods, LC/MS/MS, western blotting, cell culture, animal experience, general research and experiments.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Deadline to Apply

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Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have experience with mass spectroscopy?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have experience developing bioanalytical methods?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have experience validating bioanalytical methods?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience handling laboratory mice?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please indicate your amount of paid, full-time employment experience performing cell cultures.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  6. * How much experience do you have working in molecular biology?
    • None
    • More than 0 up to and including 1 year
    • More than 1 year up to and including 3 years
    • More than 3 years up to and including 5 years
    • More than 5 years up to and including 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  7. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents