Research Associate Clinical II

University of Kentucky

Posting Details

Job Title Research Associate Clinical II
Requisition Number RE31128
Working Title RAC II
Department Name 7H853:NEUROSURGERY
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 43
Salary Range $18.25-29.21/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification CERTIFIED
Physical Requirements Sitting for long periods, occasional lifting of objects up to 50lbs
Shift Monday-Friday, 40 hours/week 
Job Summary This position will assist and oversee recruitment, specific projects, quality control, query resolution, as well as monitoring visits and audits. Maintain good standing with the Division, Department, University. This position is essential to outpatient clinical flow and patient care. The provider, patient and clinic team relies on the RAC II to provide basic medical support, patient care and customer service in an efficient manner. 
Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities Research based skills; will need to obtain a DOT certification to perform pharmacokinetic collection and storage.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience Bachelors + 3 years of clinical research experience 
Deadline to Apply 11/30/2021
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.

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