Department Name: 8H060:Kentucky Transportation Center
The Traffic and Safety program within the Transportation Center offers a range of capabilities and expertise to accomplish the research and evaluation projects undertaken and this position would support and complement existing personnel and program goals. Responsibilities include performing work in the transportation safety area as required to assist other professionals, and as needed, independently complete research projects; working with other transportation-related disciplines and participate in team projects; using research project management techniques effectively; and understanding client needs and potential policy implications of recommended research solutions.
IEBC (Internal Employee Being Considered).
Knowledge/expertise with Highway Safety Manual, MUTCD, Crash Database, MS Office Suite, and ESRI (GIS).
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
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University Community of Inclusion:
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