Employment Opportunities

If you are an employer and would like to post a notice regarding your organization's employment opportunities within the scientific field, please contact:
Ms. Amanda Fuller
Executive Director, Kentucky Academy of Science

The Kentucky Academy of Science
727 W. Main St.
Louisville KY 40202

Phone: (859)-227-2837
E-mail: Executive Director

The KAS is now recruiting applicants for the following position(s):

Analytical Research Chemist

Alltech Inc. is a privately owned biotechnology company specialized in feed additives for animal health. We are at present seeking a highly motivated Analytical Research Chemist with a minimum of 2 years of experience to support Alltech’s routine research and development efforts and analytical needs for the quantification of small bioactive molecules. This position is located at the Headquarters, in Nicholasville, KY.




Desired Skills and Experience • PhD in analytical chemistry with 2 years of relevant experience. • Knowledge and Proficiency in ESI, APCI, API, MALDI, mass spectrometry techniques. • Knowledge and Experience in ICP-MS • Knowledge on quantification techniques. • Practical knowledge of separative methods and identity confirmation. • Laboratory experience imperative. • Ability to independently diagnose and solve complex technical and scientific problems. • Self-motivated with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Able to effectively interface with other members of the group and to interact with direct supervisors. • Ability to write technical documents, scientific reports and experience in scientific articles writing.