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Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Job description



The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Kentucky is seeking a board eligible/board certified Cardiac/Transplant Surgeon to meet the medical and academic needs of a robust Cardiac/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. They 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 and cover letter along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.




Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Requisition Number
FE01591

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

Completion of residency and fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Board eligible/board certified in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Current licensure, or eligibility for licensure, to practice medicine in the state of Kentucky



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Demonstrated ability in patient care, as well as within a clinical setting.

Demonstrated ability to relate to external and internal constituencies involved in related disciplines.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

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

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  1. * 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)

  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)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • 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
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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    Job No:
    Posted: 10/28/2018
    Application Due: 12/27/2018
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