Research Assistant

Job description

Job Title:

Research Assistant

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

40100:VP of Research

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:

$10-$15 per hour (75 hours max)

Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:

BA + graduate student status

Required Related Experience:

1 year

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Sitting for long periods of time, repeat motion due to computing usage.


Any, 100% remote work

Job Summary:

Conduct data analysis including standard statistical tests, use of Rasch analysis preferred on collected survey data. Write up research findings.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

data analysis, research methods, Rasch measurement theory

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Graduate Student

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.




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Job No:
Posted: 11/18/2020
Application Due: 11/29/2020
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