1+ months

Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional
Requisition Number DU07285
Department Name 7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $12.50 - $15.00/hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, chemistry, biology, or related fields

Required Related Experience

Previous research experience is required

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting and/or standing for long periods of time, repetitive motion



Job Summary

The successful candidate will carry out experimental work on producing antibodies (nanobodies) generated at UK. Preference will be given to applicant with a background in protein biochemistry, organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, molecular biology, or cell biology. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated individual with good communication skills and the ability to work independently as well as within a group.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Attention to detail and ability to follow instructions.

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

Bachelor’s degree

Deadline to Apply 01/18/2021
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: 2020-12-09 Expires: 2021-02-07

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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