Assistant Professor in OB/GYN

Job description

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is recruiting a faculty member at the level of Assistant Professor with expertise in ovarian physiology. This position will contribute to the teaching, advising, research, and service missions of the Department and College of Medicine. The primary responsibilities of this individual will be to establish and maintain an active, extramurally supported research program in the area of reproductive physiology with an emphasis on ovarian biology.

Special consideration will be given to those individuals who have a demonstrated expertise in examining the impact of endocrine disrupting chemicals on the ovarian axis. Teaching activities will be assigned in accordance with departmental standards to meet departmental and college needs. The individual will be expected to teach students, residents, and fellows to contribute to research programs. The individual in this position will write and submit grant proposals, supervise research staff, and collect, analyze and publish study results.

Please include a CV along with application.

Job Title
Assistant Professor in OB/GYN

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Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

Ph.D or equivalent

Required Related Experience

2 years Post Doc experience

Required License/ Registration/Certification


Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Special consideration will be given to those individuals who have a demonstrated expertise in examining the impact of endocrine disrupting chemicals on the ovarian axis.

Deadline to Apply

Open Untill Filled

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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
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter





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Posted: 12/18/2018
Application Due: 1/17/2019
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