1+ months

Post-doctoral Scholar

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Post-doctoral Scholar
Requisition Number DU05713
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $43,692 - $51,120/yr
Type of Position Other
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

PhD or MD

Required Related Experience

Experience with clinical or translational research in medical field

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting at computer work station for long periods of time
Standing for long periods of time
Repetitive motion
Lifting/Carrying up to 25 lbs.
Pushing/Pulling up to 10 lbs.
Job Related Travel


40 hrs/week

Job Summary

REQUIRED INFORMATION: Be sure to include 3-5 references on your application, upload your Curriculum Vita, Cover Letter & as Specific Request 1, a copy of your PhD/MD diploma.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Knowledge in medical sciences, statistics, data analysis, scientific writing. Proficiency using software such as Word, Excel, SPSS, Airtable, Redcap, Notion, and other team-collaboration tools.

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

MD and MPH
Experience with statistics, ophthalmology imaging, clinical research in diabetic retinopathy (DR), ideally in DR screening and/or telemedicine. Background education in public health and/or health disparities studies.
Experience with web design and management, epidemiology, data analysis, and writing manuscripts.

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.


Posted: 2019-07-30 Expires: 2020-04-08

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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