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Scientist I

Job description



This job requires the independent design of experimental protocols and perform scientific experiments in the field of integrin biology and signal transduction. The scientist in this position will contribute to the development of scientific hypotheses and measurable outcomes by contributing to scientific experimentation and development of the assigned research project as well as collaborate with others in the lab to move scientific inquiry forward. These projects are based on currently funded grants. Responsibility includes generating and analyzing data for grants and papers as well as writing manuscripts on this research to keep the position and lab viable.

IEBC - Internal Employee Being Considered




Job Title
Scientist I

Requisition Number
RE16550

Working Title


Department Name
7H025:CANCER CENTER-CORE SUPPORT

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
44

Salary Range
$40,872-65,395/year

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

MS



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Required Related Experience

No experience required.



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

Sitting & standing for long periods of time.



Shift

Primarily days (Monday - Friday) with some evenings & weekends as experiments require.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Breast Cancer Research



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

PhD and ten years of experience preferred. Breast cancer research experience also preferred.



Deadline to Apply
12/12/2018

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.



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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
Optional Documents

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