Research Coordinator

University of Kentucky

United States

December 1, 2021

Description

Posting Details Job Title Research Coordinator

Requisition Number RE31159 Working Title Department Name 7H853:NEUROSURGERY Work Location Lexington, KY Grade Level 43 Salary Range $18.25-29.21/hour Type of Position Staff Position Time Status Full-Time Required Education

MS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: https:// www. uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Sitting/standing for long periods of time.

Shift

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Job Summary

The Department of Neurosurgery is looking for a qualified person to serve as a research coordinator to maintain select research projects and grants assigned to the division.

Excellent communication and organizational skills are required to be successful in this position. Regulatory documentation responsibilities include preparation of annual reports for Federal and Private funding entities and internal regulatory personnel.

Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Excellent communication skills (oral and writing), project management experience, research grant development and submission, research accounting experience.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience

Clinical Research Certification preferred.

Deadline to Apply 12/01/2021 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.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • The College of Medicine seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, student, and colleague we encounter. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the College of Medicine values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
  • Yes
  • No
  • The College of Medicine recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within our college, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of these values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment, must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated. I understand that I will be obligated to comply with the new COVID-19 vaccination requirement prior to starting employment at the University of Kentucky.
  • Yes
  • No
  • Please select the response that best represents your full years paid, full-time, employment experience in administrative, research and/or project coordination.
  • None
  • More than 0, up through 1 year
  • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
  • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
  • More than 5 years
  • Please choose the answer that best describes your amount of paid employment experience conducting follow-up interviews with research study participants.
  • None
  • More than 0, up through 1 year
  • More than 1 year, up through 2 years
  • More than 2 years, up through 3 years
  • More than 3 years
  • How many years of paid employment experience do you have working with research data?
  • None
  • More than 0 years, up through 1 year
  • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
  • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
  • More than 5 years
  • Please provide a specific example of a research initiative where you were responsible for coordinating and/or interviewing study participants. What steps did you take to manage these efforts and what were the overall results?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
  • InsideHigherEd.com
  • HigherEdJobs.com
  • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
  • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
  • InsightIntoDiversity.com
  • Latinosinhighered.com
  • HospitalCareers.com
  • Indeed.com
  • LinkedIn.com
  • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
  • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
  • None of the Above
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
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