IWS - KYCOM - Physiology Laboratory Technician Dr Han - Summer/Fall/Spring 24/25

A second-year medical student laboratory technician is needed

Responsibilities and Career Competencies

Perform isometric tension study experiments, western blotting, co-immunoprecipitation/ and knocking down individual genes with the siRNAs in cultured cells and vascular tissues.(C,TW,P,CT,EI,T)

The student will advise/supervise first-year medical student laboratory fellows to perform their planned experiments using the mentioned techniques.(C,TW,P,CT,EI,T)

  • Communication (C )
  • Teamwork (TW)
  • Professionalism (P)
  • Career & Self Development (CSD)
  • Critical Thinking (CT)
  • Equity & Inclusion (EI)
  • Leadership (L)
  • Technology (T)

 At least one year of laboratory research experience is required.

Preference will be given to the mastery of the mentioned techniques.    


Work Schedule: The priority work schedule is varies depending on workload.  Employment will be through June 30, 2025.

Work Conditions: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job: • Normal office environment

Physical demands included here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job: • Keyboarding • 

Number of students to hire: 1 student

Pay Rate: $25/hr


Supervisor:  Dr Guichun (Hannah) Han

To Apply, complete required sections and upload your academic schedule (and practice schedule) in addition to uploading your resume 

Application Notes: Resumes and applications will be reviewed to determine if you meet the required qualifications for the position. If it is determined that you meet the required qualifications, your application materials will be used to identify a top group of the most highly qualified candidates. The University of Pikeville is an equal opportunity employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. The University of Pikeville does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age or disabilities in its programs, activities, hiring, or the admission of students. Inquiries may be directed to the University of Pikeville Title IX Coordinator by calling 606-218-5344.


Date Posted: 05/30/2024
Department: College of Optometry
Employment Type: Part-Time (20 hours)
Position Type: Institutional Work Study
We are no longer taking applications for this position.