Assistant Professor in Cardiovascular Medicine



The Department of Internal Medicine, division of Cardiovascular Medicine, is seeking an Assistant Professor to contribute to the development of programmatic research at the basic and translational levels, cultivate scientific interactions with investigators across the University and participating in institutional research programs. This position will also mentor postdoctoral fellows, MD/PhD students, and graduate students, while assisting these individuals to develop their research and teaching skills.

This position will be instrumental in expanding the academic accomplishments by publishing, presenting research at national and international meetings, and obtaining extramural funding. This position will be expected to maintain an extramurally funded independent research program.

In addition, the Assistant Professor will participate in department and center teaching activities such as participating in courses taught to medical, dental, graduate, and/or undergraduate students, and developing new courses that may benefit the University. Minimal teaching will be expected in the first year of appointment.

Please include a CV when applying to the position.




Job Title
Assistant Professor in Cardiovascular Medicine

Requisition Number
FE01092

Working Title


Department Name
7H354:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - CARDIOLO

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

Ph.D or Equivalent degree



Required Related Experience

Evidence of appropriate research training and/or equivalent experience in heart disease.



Required License/ Registration/Certification

n/a



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Deadline to Apply
08/16/2017

Open Untill Filled
No

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.



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Applicant Documents

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

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