Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Family and Community Medicine

Lexington, KY
May 31, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Reporting directly to the Department Chair, this faculty physician will function as a full-time faculty member of the UK Department of Family and Community Medicine. This physician will work at our large Family Medical Center(a NCQA Level 3 PCMH) and at two UK Hospitals, along with 20 other faculty physicians and 22 family medicine residents and fellows.

This position will require a dedicated professional who will advance excellence in patient care, teaching, and related innovations. Teaching responsibilities and opportunities may include instruction of medical students, residents, fellows and colleagues. Our faculty members are critical to the overall success of our institution, and service on pertinent committees at the level of the department, college of medicine, university and/or UK Healthcare levels may be included as negotiated with the department chair.

Please include a CV and cover letter when applying for the position. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Family and Community Medicine

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

MD, DO or equivalent

Required Related Experience

Completion of residency in Family Medicine or Medicine/Pediatrics.
Demonstrated ability in patient care and teaching.

Required License/ Registration/Certification

Board-eligible or certified in Family Medicine or combined Medicine/Pediatrics, and able to obtain and hold an unrestricted license to practice medicine in the state of Kentucky.


Ability to relate to internal and external constituencies of UK Healthcare and the Medical Center.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Open Untill Filled

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * UK HealthCare recognizes the patient as our premier customer and promises to provide excellent customer services to patients, colleagues, co-workers and all others who seek our services. By applying for a position with UK HealthCare, I am indicating my commitment to service excellence and expressing my agreement to consistently recognize that: - Our customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday. - Service is being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers. - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve. - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success. - We want to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare. By submitting my application for employment with UK HealthCare, I acknowledge that I will be held accountable to follow the UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations if selected for a position with UK HealthCare. Do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents


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