Temporary Adjunct Faculty in Pathology

Job description

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Kentucky is seeking a temporary faculty member to provide clinical services in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at UKHealthCare's two hospitals on the Lexington Campus, Chandler and Good Samaritan (primary location). This is a six-month assignment, and the candidate would be expected to provide clinical teaching to residents and participate in scholarly initiatives of the Department and the College of Medicine and may assume administrative efforts as needed.

Teaching responsibilities include teaching and supervision of residents and fellows, and scholarly activities will include those that are expected to contribute to the scholarship of integration and application. The scholarship must be of high quality and support collaborative clinical trials and clinical investigations. Clinical responsibilities will include serving as an attending physician on anatomic and clinical pathology services. This position will also serve on applicable Hospital, College of Medicine, and University committees as assigned.

Please include an up to date curriculum vitae and letter of interest along with application.

Job Title
Temporary Adjunct Faculty in Pathology

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Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

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

Required Related Experience

Fellowship training or comparable experience in surgical pathology and fellowship training in cytopathology.

Required License/ Registration/Certification

Certification by the American Board of Pathology in anatomic and clinical pathology and certification or eligibility in the subspecialty of cytopathology and fellowship training or comparable experience in surgical pathology.

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

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Deadline to Apply

Open Untill Filled

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.

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Applicant Documents

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





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Posted: 11/10/2018
Application Due: 11/17/2018
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