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Nurse Researcher/COM

University of Kentucky
Fayette County, KY
Closing date
Nov 22, 2023

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Nursing, General Nursing
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Job Title
Nurse Researcher/COM

Requisition Number

Working Title
Nurse Researcher

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

Registered Nurse (RN)

Physical Requirements

Requires handling, lifting, pushing or pulling of objects up to 25 pounds, sitting for long period of time and some walking or standing, repetitive motion.


Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm.

Job Summary

The Markey Cancer Center Precision Medicine Program is recruiting a Registered Nurse to serve as a Nurse Researcher/COM for several upcoming clinical trials. This individual will coordinate cutting edge first in human clinical trials designed to advance Precision Medicine Cancer Care and associated clinical outcomes to all residents in the state of Kentucky. This position is crucial for managing education, scheduling, care coordination and oversight of research treatment for enrolled patients. The successful candidate will be expected to ensure compliance with University of Kentucky policies and procedures and federal, state, and local regulations. In addition, the nurse researcher will serve as a resource to team members and other departments within the hospital as well as a liaison between investigators and study sponsors.

This position will have a fully on-site work arrangement.

IMPORTANT: Resumes and CVs cannot be substituted for a completed application. Incomplete applications could disqualify you from being considered for this position. If the information on your resume is not entered on the application, this will prevent us from being able to assess your education and experience when trying to determine a salary offer. To be considered you must fully complete the online application being sure to only put one (1) job title for each entry (multiple job titles for one employer must have separate entries), the # of hours worked per week and your ending salary.

When applying, upload a copy/verification of your RN License under "Specific Request 1" in the "Documents Needed to Apply" section on the application along with a resume and cover letter.

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Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Experience with EPIC, OnCore, Microsoft products and knowledge of clinical trial standards.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Oncology experience or clinical research experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply

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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