Pathology Genetic Counselor Senior/UKHC

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Job Title:

Pathology Genetic Counselor Senior/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

H3200:Laboratory Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

1 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Certified Genetic Counselor

Physical Requirements:

Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.


Monday-Friday day shift

Job Summary:

The Genomics Laboratory in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine a division of UK Healthcare is seeking a Genetic Counselor to join the newly developed Clinical Genomics department.

Responsibilities include: Serve as a liaison between the physician and laboratory to provide the test-related information to the clients, assistance with drafting the lab reports; communicating the results to physicians/clients; assisting in new test development; managing lab-related projects and some marketing.

IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Writing skills, Excel, Windows, Microsoft Office, Teaching.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Masters in Genetic Counseling plus two or more years related experience.

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: 11/19/2020
Application Due: 2/17/2021
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