STEPS Research Assistant

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Job Title:

STEPS Research Assistant

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Department Name:

7H042: Center for Health Services Research

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Physical Requirements:

Walking, Standing, and/or sitting for long periods


Monday-Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (flexible)

Job Summary:

Calling patients over the phone and administering a health-related social needs survey and daily data entry and handling of protected health information. General research support including but not limited to literature reviews, recruiting participants, collecting and analyzing qualitative and quantitative data, and preparing presentations. Regular collaboration with project staff at the UK Center for Health Services Research.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Qualitative and quantitative research methods, work independently, self-starter, excellent verbal communication

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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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Job No:
Posted: 11/13/2020
Application Due: 11/29/2020
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