Research Project Manager

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Job Title:

Research Project Manager

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Lexington, KY

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4 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 25 lbs., sitting for long periods of time, repetitive motion


Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (40 hrs/wk)

Job Summary:

This position independently oversees the cancer precision medicine research portfolio, including the Total Cancer Care protocol and applicable associated research. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: grant, manuscript and abstract writing, data analysis, facilitation and coordination of interdisciplinary research teams, management of the precision medicine research protocol, ensuring all regulatory and reporting deadlines are met and that institutional, industry, and federal standards standards are adhered to and appropriate approvals have been obtained. Must be able to work in a team environment both as a member and a leader and collaborate with basic and translational scientists as well as clinicians.
IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Microsoft Office Suite, Oncore SCM

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Master’s degree plus 5 years related experience

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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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Posted: 5/3/2021
Application Due: 5/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time