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Undergraduate Student: Summer Research Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Undergraduate Student: Summer Research Assistant
Requisition Number DU05466
Department Name 81130:Community & Leadership Development
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $15.00
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Undergraduate student

You must be a current UK undergraduate student to apply to this position.

Required Related Experience

It is helpful if the applicant has the ability to talk to a variety of people, can work in a team but also individually.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements



20-30 hours /week

Job Summary

We are looking for someone to help on a research project examining the effectiveness and challenges of value-based food supply chains in contributing to environmental, economic, and social sustainability of agriculture. The job includes assisting with interviews with farmers and market leaders and participant observation of markets.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 08/31/2019
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: 2019-05-29 Expires: 2019-09-09

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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