Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Sep 24, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Kentucky is seeking a board eligible/board certified Pulmonologist/Critical Care physician to meet the medical and academic needs of a robust Thoracic Transplant service. The candidate must be committed to clinical care, instruction, and scholarly activity.

The primary responsibility of the individual in this position is to enhance the clinical practice at the University of Kentucky of the Lung Transplant service. This position will also be responsible for providing direct patient care, serving as an attending physician for on and off-site locations, supervise students and residents assigned to the cardiothoracic service, and to serve on applicable University hospital and College of Medicine committees as assigned. The individual in this position is expected to provide, develop, and maintain clinical services as well as develop academic pursuits in the field.

Please include a CV along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.




Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Requisition Number
FE01149

Working Title


Department Name
7H856:SURGERY/CARDIOTHORACIC

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

M.D, D.O or equivalent



Required Related Experience

Demonstrated ability in direct patient care, and demonstrated ability in clinical setting.

Successful completion of a Pulmonary/Critical Care training program at an ACGME accredited, or a foreign accredited equivalent, institution.



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Board eligible/board certified in Pulmonary Critical Care

License to practice medicine in the state of KY



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Ability to relate with internal and external constituencies of the Medical Center involved in related disciplines.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Continued fellowship in Thoracic Transplantation preferred.



Open Untill Filled
Yes

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?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the above


Applicant Documents

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

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