Department Name: 7H075: Center for Health Equity Transformation
This high level position will entail managing daily research operations (patient recruitment, IRB coordination, data entry, manuscript preparation, budgeting, supervising study staff) for recently completed and newly developing research studies related to the quality of life and cancer care quality of patients with advanced stage cancer. Must be able to interact effectively with older patients in a hospital setting and have strong research and time management skills.
Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access), REDCap or other online survey software, SPSS or SAS, online project management software, Adobe.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Master’s degree preferred (Psychology, Public Health, Nursing, or other related field); experience recruiting patients, IRB coordination, manuscript writing, database management, survey design preferred.
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.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.