Administrative Research Assistant Senior

Job description

This position will support the efforts of the RETAINing Kentucky's Workforce through universal design. The person in the position will be responsible for tracking and coordinating activities around this early intervention project. The person in this position shall communicate with grant participants including people in the Kentucky work force who are participating in RKW project. Collaborates with state agencies, grant partners and HDI staff; maintains professionalism during communication/contacts; maintains online presence and provides written communication; facilitates communication among pertinent staff and state agencies. Keep adequate record of all communications, and assist with tracking project milestones.

Job Title
Administrative Research Assistant Senior

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
40527: HDI CNS Waiver

Work Location
McDowell Center Westport Rd, Louisville, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting/standing for extended periods of time; performing repetitive motion tasks; effectively communicating with individuals from diverse backgrounds and varied professional levels; occasional job-related travel


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

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

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. * Explain any experience working with people with injuries or disabilities.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * What is your understanding of universal design?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please indicate how many years paid work experience you have in events management?
    • 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
  4. * 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)
    • 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: 12/21/2018
    Application Due: 1/17/2019
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