Program Coordinator II

Job description

The education coordinator will work with the MCC Associate Director of Cancer Education and Mentoring as well as with training program (T32/R25) directors to advance career enhancement activities in cancer research and education.

This position will manage T32s and career development activities that are related to cancer or associated with the MCC; track metrics of trainee (high school, undergraduate, graduate and post-doc level) success including publications, coursework, outreach activities and career outcomes; facilitate a mentorship program for predoctoral, PhD, and MD trainees who are eligible to apply for fellowships; aid in coordinating our faculty mentorship activities; and coordinate a career enhancement travel award program.

Job Title
Program Coordinator II

Requisition Number

Working Title
Educational Coordinator

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time, repetitive motion


Monday - Friday; 8:00am - 5:00pm/40 hrs/week, some evenings & weekends may be required


Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), Adobe Creative Suite applications (Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.).

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

MS in a biomedical related field preferred.

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

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Rate your level of expertise in using Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Windows, Excel, and PowerPoint).
    • None
    • Basic
    • Average
    • Proficient
    • Expert
  3. * Describe your employment experience coordinating educational initiatives.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Describe your employment experience in program coordination.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Describe your employment experience in program evaluation.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • 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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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/12/2018
    Application Due: 4/26/2018
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