Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Ophthalmology & Visual Science

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Dec 16, 2018
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Kentucky, College of Medicine is seeking a board certified or board eligible Ophthalmologist with experience in the subspecialty of Retinal & Vitreous Eye Disease to meet the medical and academic needs of the department. The successful candidate will join a group of physicians that are committed to excellence in clinical care, instruction, scholarly activity and professional development in a robust and growing practice across eastern and southeastern Kentucky.

The primary responsibility of the individual in this position is to enhance the clinical practice of the Department of Ophthalmology. This person will be responsible for providing direct patient care, serving as an attending physician, and supervise residents and students assigned to the Ophthalmology department. The individual in this position is expected to provide, develop and maintain clinical services as well as develop academic pursuits in General Ophthalmology.

Please include an updated CV and cover letter when applying to this position. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.




Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Ophthalmology & Visual Science

Requisition Number
FE01640

Working Title


Department Name
7H854:OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

MD



Required Related Experience

Completion of residency in Ophthalmology and Fellowship in surgical retina subspecialty



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Board certified or board eligible in Ophthalmology.

Current license to practice medicine in state of Kentucky, or eligibility to obtain license prior to appointment.



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.



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Applicant Documents

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

    PI106283379

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