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Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology

Job description



The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Kentucky is recruiting a board certified anatomic/clinical pathologist with fellowship training in hematopathology. The primary responsibilities of this individual are to provide clinical services in hematopathology and surgical pathology sign out and laboratory directorship of the flow cytometry and hematology laboratory. The successful candidate would join an academic hospital-based practice and engage primarily in clinical service at UK Medical Center with additional teaching duties. This open-rank position is available immediately and will remain open until the appropriate individual is recruited.

The department (http://pathology.med.uky.edu/) is an integrated department of pathology with successful programs in anatomic and clinical pathology, a vibrant educational program for medical students, residents and fellows as well as a nationally recognized research program in neuropathology and research affiliations with the Markey Cancer Center. There is a strong institutional commitment to maintain and enhance research and clinical excellence within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

This position affords an excellent career opportunity in a vibrant and growing academic healthcare center with six healthcare colleges. The university is located in Lexington, Kentucky, a family-friendly dynamic medium-sized city with excellent schools, housing, cultural opportunities and outdoor activities (http://www.visitlex.com/).

Applicants should submit a formal application and include an up to date curriculum vitae and letter of interest summarizing service and teaching philosophy as well as a brief statement of potential clinical research goals. Please direct any questions regarding this position to:

C. Darrell Jennings, MD
Professor and Chairman
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
University of Kentucky Medical Center
800 Rose Street, Room MS119
Lexington, KY 40536-0298
Tel: (859)-257-1446
Fax: (859) 257-7572
Email: [email protected]

Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.




Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology

Requisition Number
FE01604

Working Title
Hematopathologist/Surgical Pathologist

Department Name
7H600:PATHOLOGY

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

M.D./D.O. or equivalent degree



Required Related Experience

Fellowship training in hematopathology



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Certification by the American Board of Pathology in anatomic and clinical pathology

License to practice medicine, or the ability to obtain this license, in the state of Kentucky



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Demonstrated ability in teaching at all levels in an academic environment.
Knowledge of pathology and laboratory medicine practices in a variety of clinical, teaching and research environments.
Demonstrated interest and ability in scholarly activity evidenced by peer review publications and investigative experience.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Surgical pathology fellowship is preferred but comparable experience is acceptable



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.



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  2. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)



Applicant Documents

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

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    Posted: 9/11/2018
    Application Due: 11/10/2018
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