Research Assistant Senior

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Dec 15, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Successful candidate expected to know fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of a molecular research lab and have the ability to work alongside senior scientist to produce reliable data and follow methodologies.

Preference will be given to an applicant with a strong background in molecular biology, cell biology/biochemistry, molecular biology and protein analysis.




Job Title
Research Assistant Senior

Requisition Number
RE16672

Working Title


Department Name
7H082:AMR BIOCHEMISTRY

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
41

Salary Range
$14.77-23.63/hour

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

BS



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Required Related Experience

2 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

Standing and/or sitting for long periods of time. Occasional lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 30 lbs.



Shift

mostly days



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Molecular biology, protein purification.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Bachelor's degree plus minimum 2 years of research experience preferred.



Deadline to Apply
12/25/2018

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  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.

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  2. * Do you have experience with studies of the cellular signaling pathway?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate your years of paid experience with cell/molecular biology techniques.
    • None
    • More than 0, through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
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    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter

    PI106275160

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