11 days old
Job Title Scientist I
Requisition Number RE24826
Working Title Economic Analyst
Department Name 81310:CEDIK
Work Location Lexington. Ky
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $41,475-66,373/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

MS

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

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification

None.

Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods of time.

Shift

Monday – Friday;, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Job Summary

The Community and Economic Development Initiative of Kentucky (CEDIK) seeks a highly qualified individual to join our team as a Research Scientist. The Research Scientist will plan and initiate research on community and economic development that supports CEDIK faculty, and community organizations in Kentucky. The position will also be responsible for grant writing, which includes researching potential funding sources; write, review, and edit proposals and letters of intent following funding guidelines, parameters and procedures; and assist CEDIK faculty in proposal development.

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

Two years experience in economics; research; grant acquisition; grant writing and editing; manuscript and brief writing; training; and/or outreach preferred.

Deadline to Apply 10/25/2020
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: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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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