Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Anatomic Surgical Pathology

Job description

The Division of Pathology is currently seeking a faculty member to provide clinical services in Anatomic Pathology (surgical pathology with a specialization in Breast pathology), provide classroom teaching to students and clinical teaching to residents, participate in scholarly initiatives of the Department and the College of Medicine and assume administrative efforts as needed.

This position will also have teaching responsibilities that will include participation in College courses for medical students and the teaching and supervision of residents and fellows.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. In addition, this position will provide administrative efforts as needed, and will serve on applicable Hospital, College of Medicine, and University committees as assigned.

Please include a CV and cover letter along with application. Applications will be reviewed immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Anatomic Surgical Pathology

Requisition Number

Working Title
Anatomic Surgical Pathologist

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

MD, DO or equivalent

Required Related Experience

The faculty member must have: knowledge of pathology and laboratory medicine practices in a variety of clinical, teaching and research environments.

Fellowship training in surgical pathology with a specialization in Breast pathology is required.

Required License/ Registration/Certification

Certification by the American Board of Pathology in anatomic pathology and a current license, or ability to obtain, a license to practice medicine in the state of Kentucky.


Demonstrated ability in teaching students at all levels in an academic environment and interest and ability in scholarly activity evidenced by peer review publications and investigative experience.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Additional training or experience in cytopathology and pulmonary pathology is also valued.

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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  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.

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  2. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Academic Keys
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Curriculum Vita
Optional Documents





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    Job No:
    Posted: 12/22/2018
    Application Due: 2/20/2019
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