Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Digestive Diseases

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Job Title:

Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Digestive Diseases

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Working Title:

Clinical Chief of Digestive Diseases

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Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Tenure Track Status:

Non-Tenure Track

Required Education:

MD degree or equivalent

Required Related Experience:

Completion of fellowship training in Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology or equivalent

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Ky Medical License within 30 days of appointment

Job Summary:

The Department of Internal Medicine is seeking an attending physician for digestive diseases. This position is being recruited at open-rank, and will serve as a Clinical Chief. Duties include, but are not limited to:
*Serve as an Attending and/or Consulting Physician at the UK HealthCare Hospitals and/or the Veterans Administration Hospital.
*Patient care responsibilities will include General and Transplant Hepatology services at UK HealthCare and possibly outreach clinics.
*Provide teaching and supervision of residents and medical students in all clinical settings (inpatient, outpatient, and clinical research subjects). Will be an active participant in postgraduate education/CME efforts.
*Administrative responsibility will be to serve as the Clinical Chief of Hepatology in the Digestive Diseases Division.
*Participation in the Clinical Gastroenterology/Hepatology Programs within the Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition at the University of Kentucky.
*Participation in Continuing Education Programs at the College of Medicine.

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

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Open Until 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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Posted: 1/17/2019
Application Due: 2/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time