Research Analyst Principal

Updated: about 5 hours ago
Location: Lexington, KENTUCKY
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 20 Aug 2017

Posting Details

Job Title Research Analyst Principal
Requisition Number RE11382
Working Title
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 44
Salary Range $19.65-31.44/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Moving and lifting object from floor to above shoulders up to 25 pounds. Standing and sitting at computer terminals and laboratory bench completing repetitive tasks for extensive periods of time. Working with materials requiring personal protective equipment in accord with EH&S policy.


Primarily Days Monday – Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm, some Evenings, Weekends are possible

Job Summary

The Cardiovascular Research Center is seeking a Research Analyst Principal. The position is essential to the translational aneurysm laboratory research support of Dr. Alan Daugherty to conduct research projects.

The position will need to plan, develop, carry-out, and resolve technical research procedures in a wet research lab environment affiliated with many faculty, staff, and students.

The position will also need to train students and post-docs on laboratory function and advanced technical skills.

Ideal candidate will be organized, patient, able to communicate well in verbal and written formats, and be superbly knowledgeable and skilled in lab procedures involving items like telemetry, PCR, and biochemistry processes.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Proficient and IACUC compliant small animal care; Basic lab skills, (e.g., pipetting); basic computer skills (e.g., MS windows, excel)

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

Preferred degree in a related field (science preferred) and two or more years paid working experience in a research laboratory involving technical biochemical research protocols and mouse husbandry.

Deadline to Apply 08/20/2017
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