Student/Non-Work Study

Job description

Job Title:

Student/Non-Work Study

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:

Currently enrolled in a college program majoring biochemistry, chemistry, biology, or related fields.

Required Related Experience:

Previous research experience is preferred but not required.

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

Sitting and/or standing for long periods of time, repetitive motion.



Job Summary:

Successful candidates will carry out a research project aiming to determine the role of an abnormal metabolism in cancer cells. S/he will do protein expression, purification, enzyme assays, and metabolic analysis, among others.

Specific Request to Attach: A list of scientific courses taken (or an unofficial transcript)

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Attention to detail, record keeping, and ability to follow instructions.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Current college 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: 5/1/2021
Application Due: 7/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time