Assistant Associate, or Professor in Family Medicine

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Assistant Associate, or Professor in Family Medicine Requisition Number FE01921 Working Title Behavioral Health Clinical Provider Department Name 7H460:FAMILY AND COMMUNITY MEDICINE Work Location Lexington, KY Type of Position Faculty Position Time Status Full-Time Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track Required Education

PhD or EdD or equivalent in an area related to mental health, psychology and/or education.

Required Related Experience

Training and experience in mental healthcare in a provider based practice

Required License/Registration/Certification

Licensed or eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Kentucky to practice clinical or counseling psychology.

Job Summary

The Department of Family and Community Medicine is seeking a psychologist for patients referred by the Family Medicine residents, advanced practice providers and faculty. This position will conduct psychological evaluations and psychotherapy with patients on an as needed basis. This provider will instruct providers and staff in behavioral science issues related to the practice of Family Medicine, including supporting licensed clinical social workers and students. The position will develop research in the clinical area of mental health as it relates to family medicine and collaborate with other faculty within the university and community on research projects in the area of rural health.

To apply, please include a CV and cover letter along with application. Please also include the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the application. References will be contacted on finalists only.

Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience Deadline to Apply Open Until 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.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  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.

    (Open Ended Question)

  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. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents




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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/24/2019
    Application Due: 7/23/2019
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