11 days old

Research Analyst

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Research Analyst
Requisition Number RE27668
Working Title
Department Name 7H400:Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Gen
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 42
Salary Range $16.49-26.38/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting at a desk/computer terminal/lab bench for 1-2 hours at a time; Periodic lifting of boxes/bottles less than 25#; Stocking shelves may require using a step-stool.


Monday – Friday, 9:30 am – 6:00 pm.

Job Summary

A Research Analyst is required to help maintain a laboratory that studies host-microbe interactions. The individual will assist with the overall lab operation, independently performing complex experiments involving bacterial infection of live mice, confocal microscopy, and training a moderately sized group of undergraduate students. Previous experience in microscopy and working with live mice is preferred.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Experience working with mice, basic lab skills, basic computer skills (e.g., MS windows, excel).

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

Master’s degree in a related field (science preferred)

Deadline to Apply 05/13/2021
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.

Posted: 2021-04-30 Expires: 2021-05-30

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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