Job Details

Title: Research Project Manager
Company: University of Kentucky
Location: Lexington, KY

Research Project Manager
The University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy is seeking an experienced project manager to manage day-to-day logistics of a federally funded project. This position is eligible for hybrid remote work. This project is an NIH-funded multicenter, randomized controlled trial to reduce dental opioid prescriptions.
We are seeking someone with project management, human subjects research and supervisory experience. Duties include ensuring progress toward project milestones and compliance with study protocols. This position may also assist with the recruitment and enrollment of study participants and maintain communication with research sites to ensure protocol adherence. This position may include quarterly travel to study sites across Kentucky. Additionally, experience in fiscal management (budget reviews, reporting, reimbursements) is preferrable. Opportunities to coauthor publications/presentations may be available. We are seeking a critical and strategic thinker with project management skills. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, be organized, and can learn new software programs (e.g., REDCap) quickly.

For more information on the research projects, please visit these faculty profiles:
Dr. Doug Oyler:
Dr. Marcia V. Rojas-Ramirez:

Required Education and Experience: MA and four (4) years
Salary Range: $50,981 - $84,115/year
For information about the University of Kentucky’s exceptional benefits, please click here.
To apply for this position, submit a UK Online Application at and reference the following job number: RE36666 or use the Quick Link below:
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SOCRA Exp: 3/28/2023