Research Analyst

Job description

Job Title:

Research Analyst

Requisition Number:


Department Name:


Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:


Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:


Click here for more information about equivalencies::

Required Related Experience:

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Sitting for long periods of time


Mostly days but some evening and weekends may be required

Job Summary:

The Center on Drug and Alcohol Research is seeking a qualified candidate for a research analyst position.
The duties of this position will include running research protocol session with human volunteers that will include collecting physiological and behavioral data as well as urine collection; participant recruitment; processing, shipping of biological specimens; overseeing research infrastructure including subject payment budgets, supplies and record keeping; and preparing data for presentation and publication support as well as assisting in the preparation of progress reports and grant applications.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Ability to prioritize and work with minimal supervision.
Excellent organizational skills, act independently with minimal supervision

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Experience with a substance abusing population is preferred. Acceptance of these populations is required.
Experience with computers required.

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.




Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 1/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time