Data Research Analyst

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job TitleData Research AnalystRequisition NumberRE18830Working TitleDepartment Name7H150:BEHAVIORAL SCIENCEWork LocationLexington, KYGrade Level46Salary Range$49,254-81,266/yearType of PositionStaffPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education


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5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Light lifting of objects less than 50 lbs, sitting for variable periods, computer work, ability to manipulate small objects and to use a computer


Monday-Friday 8am – 5pm, evenings and weekends based on departmental needs

Job Summary

The Department of Behavioral Science is seeking an experienced data research analyst for analysis of research data in an enterprise environment to deliver relevant, timely and insightful information. This position will be responsible for documenting, testing, and managing data collection, preparing codebooks, and reporting systems and datasets to support various research activity. This position will also conduct data analysis on a variety of public health datasets including multiple linear and logistic regression, multilevel modeling and longitudinal analyses, moderation and mediation analysis. Perform data conversions from several data sources and work on manuscripts and presentations with analysis and visualizations.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Analysis and data management skills in statistical software such as STATA, SAS or R; experience with data visualization. Experience with working on manuscripts and scientific presentations.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

Experience in data analysis and data management.

Deadline to Apply07/07/2019University 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. * Describe your experience with data analysis, data management and manipulation, and statistical software.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Have you ever prepared research data for presentation or publication?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * 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 DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter




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Posted: 6/16/2019
Application Due: 8/15/2019
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