Research Coordinator

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Job TitleResearch CoordinatorRequisition NumberRE24398Working TitleDepartment Name7E100:NURSING INSTRUCTIONWork LocationLexington, KYGrade Level43Salary Range$18.16-29.07/hourType of PositionStaffPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education


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1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time, periodic lifting or rolling 20-30 pounds


Monday – Friday 40 hours week with periodic evening and weekends

Job Summary

This Research Coordinator will be conducting a multi-site community based trial.
The Research Coordinator in this position will direct all day-to-day operations of a large multi-site community based research project, which will primarily be conducted in African American churches.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Project Coordinator /Research associate experience

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

Master’s degree, will consider Bachelor’s degree with equivalent direct experience
Minimum job-related experience: 1 year.
Previous experience with human subjects research protocols, especially community intervention based protocols.
Health promotion education. Project coordination.
Experience in collecting a variety of types of data.
Experience with fiduciary management of grant budgets.
Familiarity with IRB policies and procedures.

Driver’s license required.

Deadline to Apply09/09/2020University 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. * Please describe your experience with preparing IRB submissions and grant reports.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please describe your experience with conducting human subjects research.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Please describe your account management experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please describe your experience with multi-tasking and working in a fast paced environment.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * 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
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Writing Sample
  2. Academic Transcript




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Posted: 9/9/2020
Application Due: 9/19/2020
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