Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine is seeking a board eligible/board certified Neurosurgeon to meet the medical and academic needs of the UK Neurosurgery Department. We are currently recruiting a General Neurosurgeon with skills and interests in spinal procedures. 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, as well as expanding the Spinal Surgery program. This position will provide direct patient care, serve as an attending physician, and supervise students and residents assigned to the neurosurgery department. The individual in this position is expected to provide, develop, and maintain clinical services as well as develop academic pursuits in the field.
Applications will be reviewed immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Type of Position
Position Time Status
MD or equivalent
Required Related Experience
Required License/ Registration/Certification
Kentucky Medical License
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Open Untill Filled
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