UK CAER Current News

The Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) is one of the University of Kentucky's multidisciplinary research centers. Its energy research provides a focal point for environmental, renewable and fossil fuels research in Kentucky.

CAER Hosts Local Elementary Educators

clock October 19, 2016 13:58 by author Thomas

 

Last week, UK CAER's Robby Pace was educating elementary school students. This week, he was helping to teach teachers as part of a Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education "Energy in Elementary Education" grant.



CAER 101 comes to Cardinal Valley Elementary School

clock October 13, 2016 09:28 by author Thomas

UK CAER scientist Robby Pace provided a CAER 101 lesson by Lexington's Cardinal Valley Elementary School on Wednesday.

The CAER 101 project brings together scientists and children in a classroom setting. The scientists create lessons for local 4th and 5th graders, allowing them the opportunity to learn about energy science concepts, hands-on. Helping to make math and science fun and relevant to the next generation of Kentuckians is a major focus for UK CAER.



UK CAER Job Opening - Programmer

clock October 12, 2016 14:43 by author Thomas

The University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research is seeking a Programmer System Analyst (Senior). This position is responsible for design and implement schema changes of a large operational database. The ideal applicant must have the ability to change and create forms and system improvements to meet staff needs. It requires programming the Microsoft NET framework, as well as occasional on mobile development using Microsoft tools. This position supports end users with any issues arising from the database, or any of the database related software including installation or provisioning the department’s desktops, laptops or tablets with the front-end software needed to access the database, along with ODBC, DSNentries, etc.

 

This position will work 2 days at the Center’s support office in Frankfort for support of programming and databases and 3 days at the Center for Applied Energy Research facility in Lexington.

The job posting can be found on UKJobs here: https://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/126218