Assistant or Associate Professor in Hematology and Blood & Marrow Transplantation

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job TitleAssistant or Associate Professor in Hematology and Blood & Marrow TransplantationRequisition NumberFE01815Working TitleHematology, BMT Clinical PhysicianDepartment Name7H368:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - HEM/BMTWork LocationLexington, KYType of PositionFacultyPosition Time Status Full-TimeTenure Track StatusNon-Tenure TrackRequired Education

MD, MD/PhD degree or equivalent

Required Related Experience

Completion of residency and fellowship training in Hematology/Oncology

Required License/Registration/Certification

Ky Medical License within 30 days of appointment

Job Summary

The Division of Hematology and Blood & Marrow transplantation at the University of Kentucky / Markey Cancer Center is looking for a Board-Certified / Board-Eligible Hematologist at the Assistant / Associate Professor Level with a focus on lymphoid malignancies, who has strong interest in clinical trials research paired with excellence in patient care and teaching.

The University of Kentucky Medical Center is a premier research institution in the Commonwealth serving a wide geographic area, treating patients from throughout Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia, and beyond, providing the opportunity for large practice growth with the Markey Cancer Center being the only NCI-designated Cancer Center in Kentucky.

In our Division of Hematology & BMT, our mission is to reduce cancer deaths through innovative research, dedicated patient care, and education. We provide access to highly specialized, comprehensive and personalized care, state of the art research and clinical trials. We have a FACT accredited BMT program performing 100+ autologous and allogeneic transplants each year. A strong basic science landscape at the University of Kentucky provides excellent opportunities for research collaborations.

The University of Kentucky offers excellent and comprehensive compensation based on rank and experiences plus outstanding benefits packages. It is located in Lexington, Kentucky, which offers excellent schools, outstanding neighborhoods within walking distance to the University, low cost of living, and is a great place to raise a family. Outdoor activities and national parks are easily accessible in close proximity, providing an excellent work – life balance.

Applicants should include a letter of interest and current CV. Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

For questions, please contact Gerhard Hildebrandt, M.D., FACP, Professor and Chief, Division of Hematology/BMT, Department of Internal Medicine via email at [email protected] Please note that, to be considered an applicant for this position, you must submit an application via UK’s online employment system.

Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/ExperienceDeadline to ApplyOpen Until FilledYesUniversity 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: 3/28/2019
    Application Due: 5/27/2019
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