Job Postings


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  1. Summer Science Camp Counselors and Teacher in Owensboro
  2. Cartographer/GIS Specialist Pathways Intern
  3. Tech Corps part time instructors & support staff
  4. Wood Hudson Cancer Research Laboratory - Research Scientist
  5. Kentucky Science Center Job Openings
  6. USGS Career Opportunities

  1. Summer Science Camp Counselors and Teacher (Owensboro). Apply before April 23. Details about the camps are at https://kysciencecenter.org/science-travels-to-you/schools-out-science-camps/
  2.  Cartographer/GIS Specialist Pathways Intern – Lexington: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/494885300
  3.  Tech Corps part time instructors & support staff
  4. Wood Hudson Cancer Research Center Position Summary
    Conduct research as well as write manuscripts and grant applications pertaining to cancer research.  The successful candidate should already have publications in the field of cancer research and will supervise undergraduates doing research in our laboratory as part of the undergraduate research education program. 
     
    The scientist is expected to act independently in developing his/her own ideas and to successfully complete research that will result in peer reviewed publications.  The expectation is that the scientist will exert leadership in obtaining funding for research projects as well as leadership in guiding young scientists.
     
    Salary and title commensurate with experience.
     
    Education Requirements
    Ph.D. in Cancer Biology or a closely related field and post-doctoral training.
     
    Ideal Candidate’s Qualifications and Experience:
  • Solid understanding of the Principles of Cancer Biology. (Must have deep interest in cancer biology)
  • Significant research experience
  • Demonstrated, effective leadership of undergraduates
  • Excellent teaching skills with patient demeanor
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent “hands-on” laboratory skills
  • 4-6 peer-reviewed publications
  • 2+ 1st-authored papers
  • 2+ publications in a Cancer Journal
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Experience writing grants and papers
  • Diligent work habits with an entrepreneurial spirit who likes to challenge the status quo with new ideaThis position offers a very competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefit package
Interested candidates should forward their resume/CV to Irina Kleinerman, Talent Acquisition Specialist at JVS Career Services, at Ikleinerman@jvscareers.org   
 

5. Does science matter to you?
Would you like to work for an engaging non-profit committed to offering education in a fast paced and fun environment? Do you like people, hundreds of them? Bring your talents to the Kentucky Science Center. Current openings are posted at: http://kysciencecenter.org/employment/

6. USGS Career Opportunities: https://www2.usgs.gov/ohr/