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Research Assistant

Job description



The Research Recruiter will have a primary responsibility to interact with and recruit participants for research projects. This position will screen individuals over the phone and coordinate the admission of those selected into research projects. The Research Recruiter will also assist in the development of strategies for the effective recruitment and retention of participants. This position will work with a wide variety of groups including the investigative staff, research staff, outside agencies, medical personnel and others involved in the project.




Job Title
Research Assistant

Requisition Number
RE15019

Working Title
Research Recruiter

Department Name
7H090:CENTER ON DRUG & ALCOHOL RESEA

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
40

Salary Range
$13.43-21.51/hour

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

BS



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

1 yr



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

Sitting extended periods of time.



Shift

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



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Computer skills, ability to prioritize, work with minimal supervision, and excellent organizational skills.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Master's degree or 2 years of experience preferred. Experience with a substance abusing population preferred. Acceptance of these populations is necessary.



Deadline to Apply
07/25/2018

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. * How many years of paid experience do you have working with substance abusing population?
    • 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
  3. * Please indicate your years of experience performing clerical/administrative duties in a medical environment.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 2 years
    • More than 2 years, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years
  4. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • 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
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter

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