17 days old

Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional
Requisition Number DU10444
Department Name 7H700:Molecular & Biomedical Pharmacology
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $13.50/hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
Bacherlor’s degree
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Repetitive motion
Job Summary
The SURES (Summer Undergraduate Research in Environmental Sciences) program is a 10-week research-intensive program designed to prepare rising juniors and seniors for careers in environmental health sciences.  Working with Drs. Swanson and Pearson, this individual will organize all scientific and social events and activities, coordinate with Dr. Swanson in leading weekly activities, provide support for the near-peer mentors, serve as the communication hub for all participants, contribute to the weekly blog, ensure that all participants have completed Linked In profiles, and assist with post-program tracking of participants.   In addition, this individual will work with Dr. Swanson to design and implement novel pedagogical approaches to be used in the program and assist in preparing manuscripts for publication.  
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Attention to detail, organization, good communication skills
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Bachelor’s degree/zero experience
Deadline to Apply 03/27/2023
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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.

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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: 2023-03-07 Expires: 2023-04-06

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